Medical Dictionary

genu

noun ge·nu \ ˈjē-ˌnü , ˈjen-(y)ü \

medical Definition of genu

plural genua play \ˈjen-yə-wə\
:an abrupt flexure; especially :the bend in the anterior part of the corpus callosum — see genu valgum, genu varum

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