fingerstall


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fingerstall

(ˈfɪŋɡəˌstɔːl)
n
(Medicine) a protective covering for a finger. Also called: cot or fingertip
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Noun1.fingerstall - a sheath worn to protect a finger
sheath - a protective covering (as for a knife or sword)
Translations

fingerstall

[ˈfɪngəstɔːl] Ndedil m

fingerstall

[ˈfɪŋgəˌstɔːl] nditale m
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SENSITIVITY * Item naming changes before titled <<Touch>>; * Specification of the use of the fingerstall and no longer sleeve.
8DA YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS WEE THINKER ACROSS: 7 Tea leaf 9 India 10 Erase 11 Nirvana 12 Kit 13 Skeleton 16 Narcissi 17 Eau 19 Gunnera 21 Mocks 22 Laced 23 Leakage DOWN: 1 Streaky 2 Samantha 3 Mere 4 Disraeli 5 Idea 6 Canal 8 Fingerstall 13 Succeeds 14 Overcoat 15 Guessed 18 Agile 20 Nick 21 Mean QUICKIE ACROSS: 1 Possibility 8 Cap 9 Rod 11 Liaison 12 Beige 13 All 14 Pan 15 Vehicle 17 Hen 19 Wake 21 Oats 23 User 25 Bart 27 Keg 29 Estuary 31 Err 34 Ore 36 Noose 37 Trainee 38 Dam 39 Cat 40 Replenished DOWN: 1 Pail 2 Opal 3 Suspect 4 Bandit 5 Libel 6 Trip 7 Yoga 8 Clash 10 Dense 16 Ewe 18 Nor 20 Ark 22 Ate 24 Surpass 25 Blend 26 Mutton 28 Greet 30 Spell 32 Roar 33 Rome 34 Once 35 Read
The mothers expressed the fear of introducing oral hygiene tools in such a small mouth, such as gauze or a fingerstall, by inserting their fingers or the caregiver's finger in it.