femorotibial index

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

Definition of femorotibial index

: 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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History and Etymology for femorotibial index

femoro- + tibial

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“Femorotibial index.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/femorotibial%20index. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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