femur
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Usage note
The plural of "femur" is "femurs" or "femora."
femur(
fi
-
muhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (anatomy)
a. el fémur
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I was involved in a biking accident and ended up with a fractured femur.Me vi envuelto en un accidente de bicicleta y el resultado fue que acabé con el fémur fracturado.
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femur
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (anatomy)
a. el fémur
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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femur [ˈfiːməʳ]
noun
femurs femora [ˈfemərə] fémur (m)
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fémur
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fémur(
feh
-
moor
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (anatomy)
a. femur
Los antropólogos encontraron un fémur de un neanderthal en el sitio de excavación.The anthropologists found a Neanderthal's femur at the dig site.
b. thighbone
El médico examinó la radiografía del fémur quebrado.The doctor examined the X-ray of the broken thighbone.
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fémur
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. femur, thighbone
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fémur
femur
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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