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Noun

Singular
fingering

Plural
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  1. (uncountable) the act of using one's fingers in the playing of a musical instrument.
    • 1813 CE: Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice
      She has a very good notion of fingering, though her taste is not equal to Anne's.
  2. (countable) A specific method of using the fingers to play an instrument.
    That chord has two fingerings.

Verb

fingering

  1. Present participle of finger.
    • 1898 CE: H. G. Wells, The War of the Worlds
      "They have done a foolish thing," said I, fingering my wineglass.

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