fingerstall

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fingerstall

(ˈfɪŋɡəˌstɔːl)
n
(Medicine) a protective covering for a finger. Also called: cot or fingertip
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.fingerstall - a sheath worn to protect a finger
sheath - a protective covering (as for a knife or sword)
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Translations

fingerstall

[ˈfɪngəstɔːl] Ndedil m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

fingerstall

[ˈfɪŋgəˌstɔːl] nditale m
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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To keep out the type of debris that could find its way into a barrel during a hunting trip, I tell my customers to put a piece of masking tape over the muzzle or use one of those roll-up, rubber finger protectors. If the quarry appears suddenly without permitting removal of the tape or finger protector, a bullet will pass through either without any harm to the barrel.
JR100407Budd-8 Tracey Budd with her Buddiegard finger protector for hairdressers
Finger protector is a device fitted to the hinge side of doors to cover the gap preventing accidents.