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metacarpophalangeal

adjective meta·car·po·pha·lan·ge·al \ ˌmet-ə-ˌkär-pō-ˌfā-lən-ˈjē-əl, -ˌfa-, -fə-ˈlan-jē- \

medical Definition of metacarpophalangeal

:of, relating to, or involving both the metacarpus and the phalanges
  • a metacarpophalangeal joint

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