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Hand

A unit of length equivalent to four inches. It is used in the sale and use of horses.
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The name "mitten" refers to the thumblike spire and the handlike monolith.
The deduced anaino acid sequence has a putative size of 17.430 Da, an isoelectric point of 4.92, and shows 2 elongation factor handlike motifs that normally bind calcium ions.
Buddha's Hand, a pendent, handlike fruit with tightly clustered fingers,.