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Body of thigh bone

Body of thigh bone --> shaft of femur

The cylindrical shaft of the thigh bone.

Synonym: corpus ossis femoris, body of thigh bone, corpus femoris.

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Origins of life

... 1997). On the basis of change in relative bone size (e.g., femur, that is thigh bone, length) comparing fossils dating from 6,000 ... Holliday concluded "that the current patterns of body form in Europe go back no farther than 20,000 years" ...

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by David George
Thu Mar 30, 2006 11:03 am
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