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Meaning of “forefinger” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of forefinger from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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forefingernoun [C]

 us   /ˈfɔrˌfɪŋ·ɡər, ˈfoʊr-/
the ​finger next to the ​thumb; ​indexfinger: He ​held a ​tinyseed between his ​thumb and forefinger.
(Definition of forefinger from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “forefinger”
in Spanish índice…
in Vietnamese ngón tay trỏ…
in Malaysian jari telunjuk…
in Thai นิ้วชี้…
in French index…
in German der Zeigefinger…
in Chinese (Simplified) 食指…
in Turkish işaret parmağı…
in Russian указательный палец…
in Indonesian telunjuk…
in Chinese (Traditional) 食指…
in Polish palec wskazujący…
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