The definition of a phalange is a compact group of people, or a single bone in the finger.(noun)
See phalange in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Fr < Gr phalanges, pl. of phalanx
See phalange in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: , from Old French, body of infantrymen
Origin: , from Latin
Origin: , from Greek phalanx, phalang-, log, battle array, bone between the finger and toe joints; see phalanx.
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