How strong is the femur?

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The femur is the strongest and thickest bone in the body. It can take about 600 LBS of vertical force before it breaks. That pretty much means that if you set it up so it was horizontal, with a space in between the things holding it up, and put 600 pounds on it, it would snap. That's strong.
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What is a femur?

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What are the functions of the femur?

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What if you have no femur?

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Do snakes have a femur?

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