from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the femur.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The single bone of the thigh of any vertebrate; the femur (which see for description).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the longest and thickest bone of the human skeleton; extends from the pelvis to the knee


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