Definition of manus
: the distal segment of the vertebrate forelimb from carpus to terminus
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Technology (machina) is not replacing the hand (manus); rather, the two are collaborating as never before, stimulating innovation and expression.
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Origin and Etymology of manus
New Latin, from Latin, hand
First Known Use: 1867See Words from the same year
Definition of Manus
island of the southwestern Pacific in the Admiralty Islands of Papua New Guinea; largest of the group area 600 square miles (1560 square kilometers)
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