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One entry found for femur.
Main Entry: fe·mur
Pronunciation: primarystressfemacron-mschwar
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural fe·murs or fem·o·ra /primarystressfem-(schwa-)rschwa/
1 : the long bone of the hind or lower limb extending from the hip to the knee -- called also thighbone
2 : the segment of an insect's leg that is third from the body
- fem·o·ral /primarystressfem-(schwa-)rschwal/ adjective

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