Definitions for knee joint

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. knee, knee joint, human knee, articulatio genus, genu(noun)

    hinge joint in the human leg connecting the tibia and fibula with the femur and protected in front by the patella


  1. Knee Joint

    A joint connecting the lower part of the femur with the upper part of the tibia. The lower part of the femur and the upper part of the tibia are attached to each other by ligaments. Other structures of the knee joint include the upper part of the fibula, located below and parallel to the tibia, and the patella which moves as the knee bends.

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