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Term:
femur biomechanical measurement (CMO:0001664)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
bone stiffness +   
bone total energy absorbed before break +   
bone ultimate displacement +   
bone ultimate force +   
femur biomechanical measurement +   
A calculated value resulting from a quantification of the action of forces on or related to the femur, the major bone in the upper portion of the hindlimb of quadrupeds or the lower limb of bipeds. Bone is the hard, rigid form of connective tissue constituting most of the skeleton of vertebrates and composed chiefly of calcium salts.
tibia biomechanical measurement +   
vertebra biomechanical measurement +   

Synonyms
Xrefs: MA:0001359
Definition Sources: American_Heritage:The_American_Heritage_Dictionary_of_the_English_Language--4th_Ed, Dorland:Dorlands_Illustrated_Medical_Dictionary--31st_Ed, ISBN:978-1416049982

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