thighbone

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From late Middle English. Equivalent to thigh +‎ bone.

Noun[edit]

thighbone (plural thighbones)

  1. (anatomy) The bone that extends from the pelvis to the knee in humans; the femur.

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