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braillewriter

Syllabification: braille·writ·er
Pronunciation: /ˈbrālˌrīdər
 
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Definition of braillewriter in English:

noun

A machine for writing braille.
Example sentences
  • How many blind or visually impaired people do we know who can go out and buy something as rudimentary as a Perkins braillewriter today?
  • An electronic braillewriter is not unlike an electric typewriter, but has many more capabilities.
  • This braillewriter has six conventional keys, a backspace key on the left side and a center space key.

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