Adjective "Knee" Definition and Examples




    1. Anatomy. the joint of the leg that allows for movement between the femur and tibia and is protected by the patella; the central area of the leg between the thigh and the lower leg.

    2. Zoology. the corresponding joint or region in the hind leg of a quadruped; stifle.

    3. a joint or region likened to this but not anatomically homologous with it, as the tarsal joint of a bird, the carpal joint in the forelimb of the horse or cow, etc.

    4. the part of a garment covering the knee.

    5. somet


    "replacements can be knee."

    "surgeries can be knee."

    "deformities can be knee."

    "complaints can be knee."