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English-German translation for: [thumb]
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Dictionary English German: [thumb]

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[to press one's thumbs / thumb (for sb.)] [literally] [hand gesture in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Sweden, etc., meaning to keep one's fingers crossed (for sb.)](jdm.) die / den Daumen halten [ugs.] [Redensart]
anat. fingers [all digits except the thumb]
Langfinger {pl} [fachspr. alle Finger außer dem Daumen]
unit [thumb jump]Daumensprung {m}
gastr. [thumb-shaped, hazelnut praline-filled sugar candy]Messmocken {m} [schweiz.]
mus. likembe [thumb piano]Likembe {f} [Daumenklavier]
med. rhizarthritis [base of the thumb]Daumen-Sattelgelenkarthrose {f}
thumbstall [also: thumb stall]Däumling {m} [Schutzkappe für den Daumen]
2 Words
med. neol. Blackberry thumb [BlackBerry® thumb] [a form of repetitive strain injury]Blackberry-Daumen {m} [BlackBerry®-Daumen]
med. gamekeeper's thumb [UCL tear of the thumb]Torhüterdaumen {m} [Seitenbandruptur des Daumens]
pinch grasp [with thumb and forefinger]Pinzettengriff {m} [das Greifen mit Daumen und Zeigefinger]
med. SMS thumb [coll.] [thumb tendinitis, thumb tendonitis]SMS-Daumen {m} [ugs.]
3 Words
cloth. hort. jobs polka dot gloves [with PVC dots over palm, fingers and thumb]Noppenhandschuhe {pl} [mit PVC-Noppen]
5+ Words
(as) thick as a thumb {adj} [also: (as) thick as one's thumb]daumendick
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