How to sign same time in American Sign Language

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Sign Instructions:

Tap the index finger of your dominant hand on the back of your non-dominant hand, then move both hands next to each other in front of you with your palms oriented down. This sign is a combination of the sign for "time" and "same".

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for same time
Extend your index finger and then curl it in. Fold the other fingers into your palm.
Dominant Handshape for same time
Extend the thumb and pinky finger straight out, folding the other fingers into the palm.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for same time
Make a fist with all fingers curled over the thumb, which is tucked in front of the fingers.
Non-Dominant Handshape for same time
Extend the thumb and pinky finger straight out, folding the other fingers into the palm.

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