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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thumb

The thumb is the first digit of the hand. When a person is standing in the medical anatomical .... The pad-to-pad pinch between the thumb and index finger is made possible because of the human ability to passively hyperextend the distal ...

en.oxforddictionaries.com/explore/is-a-thumb-a-finger

Have you ever wondered whether a thumb was a finger or something else ... thumbs have certain similarities to fingers, there are some key differences. ... What are the similarities and distinctions between the thumb and the four fingers?

english.stackexchange.com/questions/7285/is-a-thumb-also-a-finger

The only real differences I see between the thumb and the other 4 fingers, which I don't find as enough to exclude it as a finger (though it is a ...

sciencing.com/human-vs-primate-hands-6137415.html

Apr 24, 2017 ... Primate and human hands have similarities and differences ... Each hand features four fingers in addition to the opposable thumb, but the ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11095527

Neuroreport. 2000 Nov 9;11(16):3603-6. Different laterality between the thumb and index finger in human SII activities. Hamada Y(1), Nozawa T, Kado H, Suzuki  ...

www.debate.org/opinions/would-you-say-thumb-is-a-finger

The thumb has a different name compared to the other fingers (index, middle ... The differences are disconnected when you realize that they both have FINGER ...

www.reference.com/science/thumb-finger-91c574b48302e07c

A: The webbing that connects the area between the human thumb and index finger is referred to as the thenar space. This area lies beneath the deep fascia, or .

www.theguardian.com/notesandqueries/query/0,,-82346,00.html

The correct anatomical name for the thumb is the "pollux" and the big toe the " hallux". ... Because the human thumb is different from the other fingers as it is ...

answersingenesis.org/human-evolution/human-hands-primitive-chimps

Aug 27, 2015 ... Almécija's analysis of primate thumb-and-finger proportions ... to nail down just what defines the differences between ape and human hands, ...

www.dictionary.com/browse/opposable-thumb

(ə-pō'zə-bəl) A thumb that can be placed opposite the fingers of the same hand. ... What Is the Difference Between Discreet and Discrete? Learn the correct uses  ...