Leech-finger definition

(anatomy) The finger next to little finger; third finger; ring-finger.
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Alternative Forms

Alternative Form of leech-finger - leechfinger

Origin of leech-finger

  • From Middle English leche fingir, læchefinger, from Old English lǣċefinger (“fourth finger, leech-finger”), equivalent to leech (“physician”) +‎ finger. Compare Old Norse lǽknisfingr (“leech-finger”), Icelandic læknisfingur.

    From Wiktionary