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knee

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noun \ˈnē\

Medical Definition of knee

  1. 1a:  a joint in the middle part of the human leg that is the articulation between the femur, tibia, and patella—called also b:  the part of the leg that includes this joint

  2. 2a:  the joint in the hind leg of a 4-footed vertebrate that corresponds to the human kneeb:  the carpal joint of the foreleg of a 4-footed vertebrate

kneed \ˈnēd\play adjective




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