fingered

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adjective fin·gered \ ˈfiŋ-gərd \

Definition of fingered

1 :having fingers especially of a specified kind or number used in combination
  • stubby-fingered
  • five-fingered
2 :having projections or processes like fingers
  • the fingered roots of giant trees

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First Known Use of fingered

circa 1529


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fingered

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adjective fin·gered \ ˈfiŋ-gərd \

medical Definition of fingered

:having fingers especially of a specified kind or number used in combination
  • stubby-fingered


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