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Definition of femur noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

femur

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈfimər//
 
(pl. femurs or femora
NAmE//ˈfɛmərə//
 
)
(anatomy)
 
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the thigh bone
NAmE//ˈfɛmərəl//
 
adjective [only before noun] the femoral artery
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: femur