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Synonyms and Antonyms of knee

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knee

synonym (synonym of knee)

  • (noun.body)
    hinge joint in the human leg connecting the tibia and fibula with the femur and protected in front by the patella (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.animal)
    joint between the femur and tibia in a quadruped; corresponds to the human knee (noun.animal)
     

hypernym (knee IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • hinge joint in the human leg connecting the tibia and fibula with the femur and protected in front by the patella (noun.body)
    a freely moving joint in which the bones are so articulated as to allow extensive movement in one plane (noun.body)
     
  • joint between the femur and tibia in a quadruped; corresponds to the human knee (noun.animal)
    (anatomy) the point of connection between two bones or elements of a skeleton (especially if it allows motion) (noun.body)
     
  • the part of a trouser leg that provides the cloth covering for the knee (noun.artifact)
    a covering made of cloth (noun.artifact)
     

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • hinge joint in the human leg connecting the tibia and fibula with the femur and protected in front by the patella (noun.body)
    a small flat triangular bone in front of the knee that protects the knee joint (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the articular muscle of the knee (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    veins that drain blood from structures around the knee; empty into the popliteal vein (noun.body)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • joint between the femur and tibia in a quadruped; corresponds to the human knee (noun.animal)
    the back limb of a quadruped (noun.animal)
     
  • the part of a trouser leg that provides the cloth covering for the knee (noun.artifact)
    a cloth covering consisting of the part of a pair of trousers that covers a person's leg (noun.artifact)
     
synonym hypernym part holonym part meronym articulatio genus genu human knee knee joint stifle articulatio articulation joint cloth covering ginglymoid joint ginglymus kneecap kneepan patella musculus articularis genus genicular vein vena genus hind leg leg

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