Meaning of fibula
Pronunciation: (fib'yu-lu), [key]
— pl. -lae -las.
- the outer and thinner of the two bones of the human leg, extending from the knee to the ankle. See diag. under
- a corresponding bone, often rudimentary or ankylosed with the tibia, of the leg or hind limb of an animal.
- a clasp or brooch, often ornamented, used by the ancient Greeks and Romans.
- fibula (Thesaurus)