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hypothenar eminence


hypothenar eminence

noun hy·po·the·nar eminence
\ˌhī-pō-ˈthē-ˌnär-, -nər-; hī-ˈpäth-ə-ˌnär-, -nər-\

Definition of HYPOTHENAR EMINENCE

:  the prominent part of the palm of the hand above the base of the little finger
February 28, 2015
pontificate Hear it
To speak pompously or dogmatically
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