A phalanx of the hand; a bony segment of a finger; distinguished from pediphalanx.
[L. manus, hand, + phalanx]
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maniphalanxA near-extinct term for any long bone of a finger.
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maniphalanx(man?i-fa'lanks) [L. manus, hand, + Gr. phalanx, closely knit row]
A phalanx, or finger, of the hand.See: pediphalanx
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