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femur

fe·mur

femur

 
pronunciation:
fi mr
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
inflections: femora, femurs
definition 1: the long bone in the leg in primates, or the hind leg in quadrupeds, extending from the pelvis to the knee; thighbone.
definition 2: the third segment of an insect leg.
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derivation: femoral (adj.)