Origin of femoral
OTHER WORDS FROM femoralin·ter·fem·o·ral, adjectivepost·fem·o·ral, adjective
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A bullet had struck a femoral artery and it was gushing blood as she kept firing.
Lusk cites a case of a mule which had suffered femoral luxation.Lameness of the Horse|John Victor Lacroix
A doctor at the adjacent dressing-station found that the femoral artery in the thigh had been severed.Australia in Arms|Phillip F.E. Schuler
Wing membrane from the ankles, inter femoral membrane square behind; extreme tip of the tail free.Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon|Robert A. Sterndale
Boy Scout (who has negotiated fairly successfully a fractured jaw, broken forearm and severed femoral artery).
I just saw and felt the lower edge of one, and I reached to feel the left femoral pulse.Warren Commission (6 of 26): Hearings Vol. VI (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy