The word thumb is a noun. Thumb means (1) a convex molding having a cross section in the form of a quarter of a circle or of an ellipse, (2) the part of a glove that provides a covering for the thumb, (3) the thick short innermost digit of the forelimb.
Thumb is also a verb that means (1) feel or handle with the fingers, (2) travel by getting free rides from motorists, (3) look through a book or other written material.
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Removable computer data storage allows you to back up files and easily transport data. Learn more about removable data storage options like removable hard drives and flash memory devices.
Bowling balls are used in the sport of ten pin bowling. They have three fingers holes, for the thumb and first and second fingers. Bowling balls come in many colors, although black is the standard color.
Gardeners everywhere must know the basics of successful seed propagation. This seedlings website provides helpful tips as well as links to popular seed catalogs for every green thumb.
The following articles provide recent thumb-related news.
MANCHESTER, N.H. — President Trump on Monday mocked Democrats for the botched Iowa caucuses and said they're trying to put their thumb on the scale against Sen. Bernard Sanders of Vermont again. ...
David Sherfinski. Washington Times. Monday, 10 Feb 2020 19:58:39 -0500.
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