Definitions

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  • n. Any device or mechanism designed to prevent the fingers becoming trapped or injured, as in a closing door or a machine.

Etymologies

finger +‎ guard (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • As the little nipper grows, you may wish to pick up a bumpy, plastic fingerguard from your veterinarian, or sneakily substitute an extra-soft toothbrush while practicing your very best cooing, bedside manner.

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  • No fingerguard on this, and a few minor surface dings.

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