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noun [countable] finger pronunciation in British English /ˈfɪŋɡə(r)/ 
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    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.

    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.


a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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