water on the knee

noun phrase

Definition of water on the knee

: an accumulation of synovial fluid in the knee joint (as from injury or disease) marked especially by swelling

First Known Use of water on the knee

1875, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of water on the knee was in 1875

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“Water on the knee.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/water%20on%20the%20knee. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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water on the knee

noun

Medical Definition of water on the knee

: an accumulation of synovial fluid in the knee joint (as from injury or disease) marked especially by swelling

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