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Finger-counting, or dactylonomy, is the act of counting along one’s fingers. Though marginalized in modern societies by Arabic numerals, formerly different systems flourished in many cultures, including educated methods far more sophisticated than the one-by-one finger count taught today in preschool education. Finger-counting varies between cultures and over time, and is studied by ethnomathematics.

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