knee

Definitions

General English

Construction

  • A naturally or artificially bent piece of wood, as used for a brace or haunch.
  • A sharp, right-angled bend in a pipe. Also called an elbow.
  • A convex handrail.

Electronics

  • Anything resembling a human knee, such as a sudden bend in a characteristic curve.

Medical

  • noun a joint in the middle of the leg, joining the femur and the tibia
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