adjective. resembling a finger.
- -like (English)
- like (English)
- finger (English)
- finger (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
Example sentences of the word fingerlike
Villi are tiny fingerlike projections that lie on the inner wall of the small intestines and absorb nutrients.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Nutrients enter the bloodstream through fingerlike projections called villi that are along the inner wall of the small intestine.