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finger paint

noun
1.
a jellylike paint, used chiefly by children in painting, usually with their fingers.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50
Related forms
finger painting, noun

finger-paint

[fing-ger-peynt] /ˈfɪŋ gərˌpeɪnt/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object)
1.
to paint by using finger paints.
Origin
1950-55
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