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Noun Concept
Categories: Nails (anatomy), All articles needing additional references, Articles contradicting other articles, All articles lacking reliable references
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nail  fingernail  Fingernail Growth World Record Holders  nail bed  Evolution of nails in primates
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Horny plate covering and protecting part of the dorsal surface of the digits WordNet 3.0
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Horny plate covering and protecting part of the dorsal surface of the digits WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
A nail is a claw-like plate at the tip of the fingers and toes in most primates. Wikipedia
Toughened protective protein-keratin at the end of an animal digit Wikipedia Disambiguation
The hard, flat, translucent covering near the tip of a human finger, useful for scratching and fine manipulation. OmegaWiki
The thin, horny plate at the ends of fingers and toes on humans and some other animals. Wiktionary
On fingers and toes. Wiktionary (translation)
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When I'm nervous I bite my nails. Wiktionary