The word blind is a noun. Blind means (1) something that keeps things out or hinders sight, (2) a hiding place sometimes used by hunters (especially duck hunters), (3) something intended to misrepresent the true nature of an activity, (4) people who have severe visual impairments.
Blind is also a verb that means (1) make dim by comparison or conceal, (2) make blind by putting the eyes out, (3) render unable to see.
Blind is also an adjective that means (1) unable or unwilling to perceive or understand, (2) not based on reason or evidence.
Blind is also an adjective that means (1) unable to see.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word blind.
Browse this blind organization directory for information about blind organizations throughout the United States of America. The photograph on this page depicts a blind man sitting on a park bench with his cane and seeing-eye dog.
Window blinds are available in various materials, most notably natural wood, composite wood, faux wood, aluminum, and vinyl. Learn more with this guide to window blind materials.
Check out this blinds retailer directory for information about window blind and door blind retailers in the United States. The close-up photo on this web page depicts wood blinds.
Freedom Scientific produces assistive and adaptive technology for individuals who are blind, or how low vision or learning disabilities. The website contains information about products that can take notes, translate documents into Braille, screen magnification devices, and the accessories which go with these products. Also online are links to support services and training.
The following articles provide recent blind-related news.
On June 15, 2020, the U.K. All-Party Parliamentary Group for International Freedom of Religion or Belief (APPG), a cross-party group of parliamentarians representing both houses of the U.K. ...
By Ewelina U. Ochab, Contributor. Forbes. Monday, 15 Jun 2020 08:44:52 -0400.
In a new study led by University of Maryland researchers, scientists discovered a gene that prevents blood flow to blind cavefish eyes during development. It is the same gene responsible for homocystinuria in humans.
Science Daily. Tuesday, 02 Jun 2020 11:01:06 EDT.