from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Division into fingerlike parts.
  • n. A fingerlike part or process.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Touching; manipulation with the fingers.
  • n. Any of various finger-like process found in plant and animal tissues.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A division into fingers or fingerlike processes; also, a fingerlike process.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Digitiform arrangement or disposition of parts; division into finger-like parts; the state or quality of being digitate: as, the digitations of the serratus magnus muscle; the digitation of the tendon of the obturator internus.
  • n. A finger-like process; one of a series of digital parts.
  • n. Finger-action; use of the fingers; fingering; manipulation with the fingers.


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From digitate +‎ -ation.



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