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femur


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Femur  \Fe"mur\,  n.;  pl  {Femora}.  [L.  thigh.]  (Anat.) 
  a  The  thigh  bone. 
  b  The  proximal  segment  of  the  hind  limb  containing  the 
  thigh  bone;  the  thigh.  See  {Coxa}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  femur 
  n  :  the  longest  and  thickest  bone  of  the  human  skeleton;  extends 
  from  the  pelvis  to  the  knee  [syn:  {thighbone},  {femoris}] 




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