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five-finger

[ fahyv-fing-ger ]
/ ˈfaɪvˌfɪŋ gər /
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noun

any of certain species of potentilla having leaves of five leaflets, as Potentilla canadensis.

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Origin of five-finger

before 1000; Middle English; Old English fīffingre
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five-finger

noun

any of various plants having five-petalled flowers or five lobed leaves, such as cinquefoil and Virginia creeper
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