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Term:bone ultimate force
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Definition:A calculated measurement of the force necessary to fracture a bone under specified conditions and thus a measure of the biomechanical strength of that bone. Bone is the hard, rigid form of connective tissue constituting most of the skeleton of vertebrates and composed chiefly of calcium salts.
Synonyms:related_synonym: force at failure

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  clinical measurement 0
    musculoskeletal system measurement 0
      skeletal system measurement 0
        bone measurement 0
          bone physiological measurement 0
            bone biomechanical measurement 0
              bone ultimate force 0
                femur ultimate force + 0
                tibia ultimate force 0
                vertebra ultimate force 0
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