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1. fibula

noun. ['ˈfɪbjələ'] the outer and thinner of the two bones of the human leg between the knee and ankle.

Synonyms

  • leg bone
  • calf bone

Etymology

  • fibula (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word fibula


1. Noun, singular or mass
The fibula is the smaller bone toward the back of the leg.

2. Verb, past participle
Many people with tibia fractures have fibula fractures as well.

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