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phalange

(fā′lănj′, fə-lănj′)
n.

phalange

any of the finger or toe bones associated with the PENTADACTYL LIMB. The proximal bone of the phalange articulates with the METACARPAL or METATARSAL.
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The Marada Movement is affiliated with the pro-Syrian March 8 alliance, while the Phalange party is one of the main pillars in the March 14 coalition.
The Palestinian matter is a disputed issue, and a source of fear," Elie Marouni, an MP from the Phalange party, said.
The Scottish Phalange is connected to another group called the International Third Position - which has terrorist links throughout Europe.
Phalange claim to have activists within the SNP, spreading their extreme views.
The phalange is nearly complete, with slight fragmentation on the proximal end.
Une phalange entierement feminine a ete formee dans la ville syrienne d'Errekka.
Mohamed alias Abou Seria, ex-emir de la phalange Ennour activant dans la region du centre du pays, W.
Speaking at a ceremony to honor leaders and members of the "Lebanese Resistance's commando units" in Bikfaya Saturday, he said: "The Phalange Party's resistance and the commandos' resistance were to defend Lebanon.
Thirty years ago this week, more than 2,000 civilian Palestinians were slaughtered in the Sabra and Shatila refugee camps in south Beirut by Lebanese Christian Phalange militiamen, who had entered the camps over several days under the supervision of the occupying Israeli army.
French Ambassador to Lebanon, Denis Pietton, spoke of the need to protect Syrian opposition figures in Lebanon during a meeting on Wednesday with former President Amin Gemayel, who is also leader of the Maronite Phalange Party, the Beirut daily AN NAHAR reported Thursday.
Jumblat criticized Geagea's anti-Syrian attitude, saying that he reminds him of former Christian leader of the Phalange party and President-elect Bashir Gemayel, who was assassinated in 1982.
The men were connected to the Phalange party, which forms part of Lebanon's ruling coalition, and were killed in Zahle in eastern Lebanon on Sunday evening, security sources said.