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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The part of a trouser leg that provides the cloth covering for the middle of the leg; Hinge joint in the human leg connecting the tibia and fibula with the femur and protected in front by the patella.

Usage examples (39)
  • She crept up to her father's knee to sit there quite contentedly
  • Jeanne Garofalo (ph) and Michael Moore are far left fringe whackos that each personify the term knee jerk liberals.
  • Now I am not accusing you of saying that either…I am just cautioning you on the overuse and applicability of the term knee jerk.
  • At the end of the Order of the Garter below his knee is a single pearl. for more
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