index finger

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index finger

the finger next to the thumb
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Press your middle fingers together between your eyebrows and apply pressure to the outer corners of your eyebrows with your index fingers.
Arches were seen in maximum numbers in index finger, composites in thumb, loops in little finger and whorls in ring finger as shown in Figure 1.
New research suggests that the ratio of the length of a guy's index finger to his ring finger may predict his risk for the devastating mental disorder.
Normally, men's ring fingers are a tad longer, and women's index fingers are a tiny bit longer.
A 2010 study found that men whose index fingers were noticeably longer than their ring fingers were 33 percent less likely to develop prostate cancer.
PEOPLE with relatively long index fingers are more likely to suffer from schizophrenia, allergies, eczema and hay fever.
He's had problems with both index fingers for a good few years but it's so disappointing this has happened now.
Compared with a control test sample of UK males, it was found the Osprey players' fingers were larger in general and had far longer ring fingers than index fingers.
MEN who have long index fingers are at lower risk of prostate cancer, a new study in the British Journal of Cancer has found.
But the risk for those whose index fingers were longer than their ring fingers was reduced by 33%.
For about ten years now, Arab citizens have been watching dozens of speakers on satellite channels and Internet websites, wagging their index fingers in a cautionary and threatening way.
KABUL (PAN): An Afghan National Army soldier shot dead two Taliban fighters after they stopped passenger vehicles to look for people with their index fingers stained with ink in central Maidan Wardak province, witnesses said.