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synonyms for phalange

  • TOE
  • claw
  • extremity
  • fang
  • feeler
  • finger
  • fork
  • hook
  • pinkie
  • pointer
  • thumb
  • index finger
  • ring finger
See also synonyms for: phalanges
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How to use phalange in a sentence

There is no evidence of a pulley joint between the metatarsal and the adjacent phalange.
DRAGONS OF THE AIRH. G. SEELEY
The second phalange is concave at the upper articular end and convex in the longer direction at the lower end.
DRAGONS OF THE AIRH. G. SEELEY
Society, on his scheme, is to be divided into departments or phalanges, each phalange numbering about 1600 persons.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 6VARIOUS
Each phalange inhabits a phalanstre or common building, and has a certain portion of soil allotted to it for cultivation.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 6VARIOUS
Great artists, great mechanicians, great writers—these belong to no phalange, but to humanity.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 56, NUMBER 349, NOVEMBER, 1844VARIOUS
The fourth is represented only by the metacarpal, and one nailless phalange, the first and fifth only by rudimentary metacarpals.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 8, SLICE 10VARIOUS
The index and middle toes of the foot are united to the last phalange.
NATURAL HISTORY OF THE MAMMALIA OF INDIA AND CEYLONROBERT A. STERNDALE
The first joint or nail phalange of the thumb, when long and thin, denotes the opposite of the above characteristics.
PALMISTRY FOR ALLCHEIRO
To have a supple lower or middle joint does not relate to the Will but to the phalange of Logic of the possessor.
PALMISTRY FOR ALLCHEIRO
The generous assistance of M. Bidel has proved adequate to lead this important phalange.
ACROBATS AND MOUNTEBANKSHUGUES LE ROUX
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PHALANGE

  • TOE
  • claw
  • extremity
  • fang
  • feeler
  • finger
  • fork
  • hook
  • index finger
  • phalange
  • pinkie
  • pointer
  • ring finger
  • thumb
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.