femoral


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fem·o·ral

 (fĕm′ər-əl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or located in the thigh or femur.

[From Latin femur, femor-, thigh.]

femoral

(ˈfɛmərəl)
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the thigh or femur

fem•o•ral

(ˈfɛm ər əl)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or situated near the thigh or femur: the femoral artery.
[1775–85]
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Adj.1.femoral - of or relating to or near the femur or thigh
Translations

femoral

[ˈfemərəl] ADJfemoral

fem·o·ral

a. femoral, rel. al fémur;
deep ___ archarco ___ profundo;
___ arteryarteria ___;
___ canalcanal ___;
___ herniahernia ___;
___ nervenervio ___;
___ nutrient arteryarteria nutricional ___;
___ sheathcapa ___;
___ triangletriángulo ___;
___ veinvena ___.

femoral

adj femoral
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