femorotibial index

noun fem·o·ro·tibial index \¦femə(ˌ)rō+...-\

Definition of femorotibial index

  1. :  the ratio of the length of the femur to the length of the tibia multiplied by 100 compared the femorotibial indexes of fossil men and modern anthropoids

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Origin and Etymology of femorotibial index

femoro- + tibial


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