Keywords: mince (garlic), garlic press

Sign Definition

Definition in Auslan

As a Noun

1. A small device in which you place a clove of garlic and then press or squeeze it closed in order to crush it and force it out minced. English = garlic press.

As a Verb or Adjective

1. To mince garlic into very small pieces using a garlic press. English = mince.


1. There appears to be no commonly used Auslan sign for MINCE GARLIC (but signers can represent this visually using depicting signs in context). This suggested sign depicts holding two parts of a garlic press and pressing it together, then a depiction of something emerging from it in pieces. Source: DeafConnectED, Melbourne Polytechnic.