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ลองค้นหาคำในรูปแบบอื่นๆ เพื่อให้ได้ผลลัพธ์มากขึ้นหรือน้อยลง: -finger alphabet-, *finger alphabet*
Thai-English-French: Volubilis Dictionary 1.0
ภาษาใบ้[n. exp.] (phāsā bai) EN: sign language ; finger alphabet ; finger language   FR: langage gestuel [m]
ภาษามือ[n. exp.] (phāsā meū) EN: finger language ; sign language ; finger alphabet   

Japanese-English: EDICT Dictionary
指文字[ゆびもじ, yubimoji] (n) fingerspelling (in sign language for the deaf); finger alphabet [Add to Longdo]

Result from Foreign Dictionaries (2 entries found)

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Finger \Fin"ger\ (f[i^][ng]"g[~e]r), n. [AS. finger; akin to D.
     vinger, OS. & OHG. fingar, G. finger, Icel. fingr, Sw. & Dan.
     finger, Goth. figgrs; of unknown origin; perh. akin to E.
     fang.]
     1. One of the five terminating members of the hand; a digit;
        esp., one of the four extremities of the hand, other than
        the thumb.
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     2. Anything that does the work of a finger; as, the pointer
        of a clock, watch, or other registering machine;
        especially (Mech.) a small projecting rod, wire, or piece,
        which is brought into contact with an object to effect,
        direct, or restrain a motion.
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     3. The breadth of a finger, or the fourth part of the hand; a
        measure of nearly an inch; also, the length of finger, a
        measure in domestic use in the United States, of about
        four and a half inches or one eighth of a yard.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              A piece of steel three fingers thick. --Bp. Wilkins.
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     4. Skill in the use of the fingers, as in playing upon a
        musical instrument. [R.]
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              She has a good finger.                --Busby.
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     {Ear finger}, the little finger.
  
     {Finger alphabet}. See {Dactylology}.
  
     {Finger bar}, the horizontal bar, carrying slotted spikes, or
        fingers, through which the vibratory knives of mowing and
        reaping machines play.
  
     {Finger board} (Mus.), the part of a stringed instrument
        against which the fingers press the strings to vary the
        tone; the keyboard of a piano, organ, etc.; manual.
  
     {Finger bowl} {Finger glass}, a bowl or glass to hold water
        for rinsing the fingers at table.
  
     {Finger flower} (Bot.), the foxglove.
  
     {Finger grass} (Bot.), a kind of grass ({Panicum sanguinale})
        with slender radiating spikes; common crab grass. See
        {Crab grass}, under {Crab}.
  
     {Finger nut}, a fly nut or thumb nut.
  
     {Finger plate}, a strip of metal, glass, etc., to protect a
        painted or polished door from finger marks.
  
     {Finger post}, a guide post bearing an index finger.
  
     {Finger reading}, reading printed in relief so as to be
        sensible to the touch; -- so made for the blind.
  
     {Finger shell} (Zool.), a marine shell ({Pholas dactylus})
        resembling a finger in form.
  
     {Finger sponge} (Zool.), a sponge having finger-shaped lobes,
        or branches.
  
     {Finger stall}, a cover or shield for a finger.
  
     {Finger steel}, a steel instrument for whetting a currier's
        knife.
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     {To burn one's fingers}. See under {Burn}.
  
     {To have a finger in}, to be concerned in. [Colloq.]
  
     {To have at one's fingers' ends}, to be thoroughly familiar
        with. [Colloq.]
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  finger alphabet
      n 1: an alphabet used by the deaf; letters are represented by
           finger positions [syn: {manual alphabet}, {finger
           alphabet}]

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