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Screen Reader

Screen Reader

How to pronounce:
skriːn ˈriːdə

Screen Reader
Definition:

is a software application that attempts to identify and interpret what is being displayed on the screen.
This interpretation is then re-presented to the user with text-to-speech, sound icons, or a Braille output device.
Screen readers are a form of AT potentially useful to people who are blind, visually impaired, illiterate or learning disabled

Arabic Translation:
قارئ شاشة