index finger

noun
Updated on: 14 Nov 2017

Definition of index finger

:the finger next to the thumb called also forefinger

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First Known Use of index finger

1849


INDEX FINGER Defined for English Language Learners

index finger

noun

Definition of index finger for English Language Learners

  • : the finger next to the thumb


INDEX FINGER Defined for Kids

index finger

noun

Definition of index finger for Students

:the finger next to the thumb

Medical Dictionary

index finger

noun

medical Definition of index finger

:the finger next to the thumb called also forefinger

Illustration of index finger



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