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recess

How to sign: a pause from doing something (as work)
"we took a 10-minute break"; "he took time out to recuperate";

break in ASL Watch how to sign break in American Sign Language
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break in ASL Watch how to sign break in American Sign Language
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time out in ASL Watch how to sign time out in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: time out, respite, break

Categories: pause

Within this category: spring break

recess

How to sign: close at the end of a session
"The court adjourned";

recess in ASL Watch how to sign recess in American Sign Language
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adjourn in ASL Watch how to sign adjourn in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: adjourn, break up

Categories: cease, end, finish, stop, terminate

recess

How to sign: an arm off of a larger body of water (often between rocky headlands)

inlet in ASL Watch how to sign inlet in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: inlet

Categories: body of water, water

Within this category: Bristol Channel, cove, fjord, loch, Saronic Gulf, White Sea, Zuider Zee

recess

How to sign: an enclosure that is set back or indented

niche in ASL Watch how to sign niche in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: niche

Categories: enclosure

Within this category: alcove, apse, columbarium, fireplace, mihrab

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