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femoral neck area +   
femoral neck width  
The shortest transverse distance across the femoral neck, the heavy, flattened, pyramidal process of bone connecting the head and the shaft of the femur, the major bone in the upper portion of the hindlimb of quadrupeds or the lower limb of bipeds.

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Exact Synonyms: femur neck width
Definition Sources: American_Heritage:The_American_Heritage_Dictionary_of_the_English_Language--4th_Ed, PMID:18282130, Wikipedia:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Femur_neck

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