genu

noun
ge·​nu | \ ˈjē-ˌnü How to pronounce genu (audio) , ˈjen-(y)ü How to pronounce genu (audio) \
plural genua\ ˈjen-​yə-​wə How to pronounce genu (audio) \

Medical Definition of genu

: an abrupt flexure especially : the bend in the anterior part of the corpus callosum — see genu valgum, genu varum

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“Genu.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/genu. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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