Finger - Definition

January 2017


Definition

A finger is an end of the body, located in the hands and feet. A normally constituted person has five fingers on each hand and each foot. The five fingers are the thumb, index, middle, ring and little fingers. The fingers of the foot are referred to as toe. The fingers have three phalanges bone, except inch which have only two, the last is covered with a fingernail. The fingers allow all human manipulations. Toes ensure balance and fall into the mechanics of walking.

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Original article published by . Translated by Crashounette. Latest update on August 20, 2014 at 05:35 AM by christelle.b.
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