prepatellar

adjective

pre·​patellar
¦prē+
1
: situated in front of the patella
2
: of, relating to, or constituting a synovial bursa between the patella and the skin compare housemaid's knee

Word History

Etymology

pre- + patellar

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“Prepatellar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prepatellar. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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