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ring finger

the finger next to the little finger, especially of the left hand, on which an engagement ring or wedding band is traditionally worn.
Origin of ring finger
before 1000; Middle English, Old English Unabridged
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ring finger

the third finger, esp of the left hand, on which a wedding ring is traditionally worn
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ring finger in Medicine

ring finger n.
The third finger of the left hand.

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