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A [Top]

accessibility feature

alternate formats

alternate methods

alternate modes

alternative form of identification or activation

alternative text

ambient noise

analog television display

animation

applet

application programming interface

assistive technology

audio description

audio information

audio transducer

auditory output

B [Top]

biometric forms of user identification or control

bitmap image

C [Top]

captions

color blindness

color coding

contact-sensitive controls

current focus

D [Top]

data table

decibel (dB)

disability

discerned textually

disrupt

documents

DTMF

DTMF-enabled TTY configuration

E [Top]

electronic and information technology (E&IT)

electronic form

equivalent alternatives

expansion slot

F [Top]

field element

flashing element

flicker

frame

freestanding, non-portable

functional text

G [Top]

gain

H [Top]

HCO

hearing aid compatibility

hertz (Hz)

I [Top]

image map

incremental volume control

individual display attribute

industry standard connector

interactive interface element

interoperability

IVRS

J [Top]

K [Top]

key repeat

L [Top]

light reflectance value

locking keys/toggle controls

M [Top]

magnetic wireless coupling

mechanically operated control

mobility impairments

multimedia presentation

multimedia production

N [Top]

newton (N)

non-text element

O [Top]

operable controls

P [Top]

PDF

pinch

plug-in

production

program element

programmatically exposed

Q [Top]

R [Top]

redundant text link

reference plane

relayservice

repetitive navigation links

S [Top]

scripting language

secondary audio channel

Section 508

self contained, closed products

standard signal level

structured PDF

style sheet

sufficient time

synchronized

T [Top]

tactilely discernable

tagged PDF

telecoil

text equivalent

textual information

timed response

touch-operated control

touchscreen

TTY

tuner card

U [Top]

unstructured PDF

usable by people with disabilities

user interface element

V [Top]

VCO

video production

visual impairments

visual information

W [Top]

well-defined

X [Top]

Y [Top]

Z [Top]