fat-finger


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fat-finger

vb (intr)
1. to make a mistake by pressing the wrong key on a keyboard or number pad
2. to make an error that causes further problems
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The fat-finger error emerged in the industry heavyweight's 2014 accounts, just filed at Companies House, that showed turnover last year jumped to PS1.
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