phalangeal
adjective Date: 1831 of or relating to a phalanx or the phalanges

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  • Phalangeal — Pha*lan ge*al, Phalangal Pha*lan gal, a. Of or pertaining to the phalanges. See {Phalanx}, 2. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • phalangeal — [fālaŋ′gəl, fəlaŋ′gəlfə lan′jē əl] adj. [< ModL phalangeus + AL] of a phalanx or the phalanges: also phalangal [fālaŋ′gəl, fəlaŋ′gəl] …   English World dictionary

  • phalangeal — /feuh lan jee euhl/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to a phalanx. 2. Anat., Zool. of or pertaining to a phalanx or the phalanges. [1825 35; < NL phalange(us) + AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • phalangeal — adjective Of or pertaining to a phalanx …   Wiktionary

  • phalangeal — Relating to a phalanx. * * * pha·lan·ge·al .fā lən jē əl, .fal ən ; fə lan jē , fā adj of or relating to a phalanx or the phalanges * * * pha·lan·ge·al (fə lanґje əl) pertaining to a phalanx …   Medical dictionary

  • phalangeal — fÉ™ lændʒɪəl adj. related to a phalanx …   English contemporary dictionary

  • phalangeal — adjective Anatomy relating to a phalanx or the phalanges …   English new terms dictionary

  • phalangeal — pha·lan·ge·al …   English syllables

  • phalangeal — pha•lan•ge•al [[t]fəˈlæn dʒi əl[/t]] adj. cvb of or pertaining to a phalanx or the phalanges • Etymology: 1825–35; < NL phalange(us)+ al I …   From formal English to slang

  • phalangeal — /fəˈlændʒiəl/ (say fuh lanjeeuhl) adjective relating to, or of the nature of, a phalanx or phalanges …   Australian English dictionary

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