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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Sylvia suggested going into country for lunch (she drove) and (apart from beer) was very pleasant sitting outside in sunshine at Ye Olde Faggot and Fingerstall.
Howard Hill lined the fingerstalls of his gloves with everything from turkey feather quills to nylon in an attempt to keep the fingertips from getting grooves in them and affecting his release.