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noun [countable] finger pronunciation in British English /ˈfɪŋɡə(r)/ 
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  1. 1
    your fingers are the long thin parts on the end of your hands

    He had long bony fingers.

    She ran her fingers over the smooth wood.

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    1. a.
      the part of a piece of clothing that covers one of your fingers

      There was a hole in one of the fingers of her glove.

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  2. 2
    something that has a long thin shape, for example a piece of food or an area of land

    Serve with fingers of toast.

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