\\ˈanyəˌlerē\ noun (-es)
Etymology: short for earlier annulary finger, from obsolete English annulary of a ring (from Latin annularius) + finger — more at annular

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  • Annulary — An nu*la*ry, a. [L. annularis. See {Annular}.] Having the form of a ring; annular. Ray. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • annulary — adj. annular, ring shaped, circular, round …   English contemporary dictionary

  • annulary — an·nu·lary …   English syllables

  • digit — Synonyms and related words: annulary, arch, binary digit, bit, character, cipher, clubfoot, dactylion, dog, extremity, fetlock, figure, finger, foot, forefinger, forefoot, forepaw, harefoot, heel, hoof, index, index finger, instep, integer,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • finger — Synonyms and related words: accuse, acquire, advert to, allege, allude to, annulary, appoint, arraign, article, be master of, be taken as, bear witness, betray, book, bring accusation, bring charges, bring to book, bring to mind, buy, call to… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • index — Synonyms and related words: Art Index, Baedeker, Bibliography Index, Books in Print, Cumulative Book Index, Education Index, Eighteenth Amendment, Lambert conformal projection, Mercator projection, Miller projection, National Union Catalog,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • thumb — Synonyms and related words: OK, accept, all thumbs, annulary, approve of, awkward, be contemptuous of, catch a ride, clumsy, come in contact, contemn, dactylion, deride, digit, disapprove of, dismiss, feel, feel of, finger, flick, flip through,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • body — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I n. torso (See body); solid, mass; group, assemblage; substance, bulk; main part. See whole, party. II Physical structure Nouns 1. body, anatomy, torso; carcass, cadaver, corpse, remains (See …   English dictionary for students

  • annular —   a. pertaining to, forming or having shape of a ring. annular eclipse, eclipse of sun in which a ring of its surface surrounds the moon. annulate, a. marked with rings; having rings of colour; annular. annulation, n. annulary, n. ring finger …   Dictionary of difficult words