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Term:
femoral neck biomechanical measurement (CMO:0001666)
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femoral neck biomechanical measurement +   
A calculated value resulting from a quantification of the action of forces on or related to the femoral neck, the heavy column of bone connecting the head and the shaft of 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.
femur midshaft biomechanical measurement 
femur stiffness  
femur total energy absorbed before break  
femur ultimate displacement  
femur ultimate force +   

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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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