Where are the smallest bones in the human body?

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The largest bone in the human body is the femur and the smallest bones are three auditory os­si­cles. The term "os­si­cles" lit­er­al­ly means "tiny bones", and the names of bones are Malleus ("ham­mer"), Incus ("anvil") and Stapes ("­stir­rup")

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flagthe Philippines
92%
2%
0%
2%
38
flagUnknown
87%
4%
3%
4%
685
flagNorway
87%
2%
7%
0%
39
flagthe United Kingdom
86%
3%
5%
4%
465
flagItaly
86%
5%
2%
5%
37
flagAustralia
86%
3%
10%
0%
30
flagthe United Arab Emirates
86%
0%
4%
4%
23
flagLithuania
86%
0%
4%
8%
23
flagPoland
85%
4%
3%
5%
19203
flagRepublic of Ireland
84%
2%
7%
5%
77
flagthe United States
83%
3%
4%
4%
760
flagFrance
82%
6%
4%
6%
46
flagGermany
81%
4%
6%
4%
218
flagIndia
81%
5%
1%
4%
212
flagUkraine
80%
5%
0%
10%
40
flagCanada
79%
3%
7%
6%
77
flagSweden
76%
3%
3%
15%
26
flagthe Netherlands
74%
11%
3%
11%
54
flagSpain
73%
8%
4%
13%
23
flagCzech Republic
70%
12%
0%
12%
24

Gender

men83%
women87%
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83%
87%
in knee
5%
4%
in backbone
5%
3%
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6%
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