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index finger

Origin of index finger
1840-50 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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index finger

the finger next to the thumb Also called forefinger
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index-finger in Medicine

index finger n.
The finger next to the thumb. Also called first finger, forefinger.

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