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ring fin·ger

[TA]
fourth finger.
Synonym(s): digitus anularis [TA], digitus (manus) quartus [IV] [IV]* ☆ , fourth finger

ring finger

n.
The third finger of the left hand.

ring fin·ger

(ring fing'gĕr) [TA]
Fourth finger.
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Among the celebrities with longer ring fingers are Hollywood heart-throbs Sir Sean Connery, Brad Pitt and Colin Firth.
The predominance of loop pattern was higher in the ring finger and little finger that of whorl pattern was higher in the ring finger.
Longer ring fingers typically indicate that a baby was exposed to more of the male hormone androgen while in the womb.
They found players were almost exclusively more likely to have a long ring finger on their right hand compared with their index finger than a control group of other UK males.
Armand had been seven years old when he had realized for the first time that it wasn't by chance that always, at each party, one of the children ended up with his left ring finger cut off.
Children with a ring finger as long as their index finger were better with numbers, while those with a shorter ring finger proved to be more adept at literacy exams.
When I tested the theory on a fit colleague of mine, we discovered her ring finger was slightly shorter than her index finger.
Victoria has had the large bandage taken off her hand and has had the wires removed from her ring finger.
Men teaching social science, such as psychology and education had ring fingers longer than their index fingers.
He has multiple breaks above and below the knuckle in his middle and ring fingers.
Equally, those whose ring fingers were longer than their index fingers were more likely to suffer heart attacks much later in life.
A new study has found that the lengths of the index and ring fingers on gay men and lesbians differ from those generally found on heterosexuals.