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fingerstall

[fing-ger-stawl] /ˈfɪŋ gərˌstɔl/
noun
1.
a covering used to protect a finger.
Origin
late Middle English
1425-1475
1425-75; late Middle English fyngyr stalle. See finger, stall1
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fingerstall

/ˈfɪŋɡəˌstɔːl/
noun
1.
a protective covering for a finger Also called cot, fingertip
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