The third phalange is the longest in the only specimen in which the finger bones are all preserved.
There is only one first phalange which has a length of 7¾ inches.
According to this interpretation it is the first and only phalange in the first digit.
This is exactly equal to the length of the first phalange of the wing finger.
A man began it by taking a phalange, then another took a metatarsal bone.
The second phalange is concave at the upper articular end and convex in the longer direction at the lower end.
To have a supple lower or middle joint does not relate to the Will but to the phalange of Logic of the possessor.
Great artists, great mechanicians, great writers—these belong to no phalange, but to humanity.
mid-15c., "phalanx, ancient military division," from Middle French phalange "phalanx" (13c.), from Latin phalangem (nominative phalanx); see phalanx. It is the earlier form of this word in English.