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hunt and peck

or hunt-and-peck

noun
1.
a slow and inefficient method of typing by looking for each key separately before striking it: used by untrained typists.
Compare touch system.
Origin of hunt and peck
1935-1940
1935-40
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  • The practice, even the hunt-and-peck relaxation from discipline, exercised the small muscles.

    The Fourth R George Oliver Smith

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