knee knee  /ˈni/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) hinge joint in the human leg connecting the tibia and fibula with the femur and protected in front by the patella
  2. (n) joint between the femur and tibia in a quadruped; corresponds to the human knee
  3. (n) the part of a trouser leg that provides the cloth covering for the knee

Usage(s):

  1. A doctor examines a patient's knee.
  2. Nearly a million knee surgeries are performed in North America each year to ease the pain of osteoarthritis but researchers say the procedure is a sham.
  3. Doctors perform arthroscopic surgery on a patient's knee.

News

  1. Big Ben: Knee feeling great, 'could play Sunday'

    Big Ben: Knee feeling great, 'could play Sunday'
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CBS Sports

  2. Big Ben says post-surgery knee is in great shape

    Ben Roethlisberger’s says his right knee is fine after cleanup surgery last Wednesday , and declared himself ready for training camp when it begins on July 26.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. Erik Kratz: (Knee) Will Undergo Surgery

    Update: Kratz (knee) has a meniscus tear that will require surgery, Jim Salisbury of CSNPhilly.com reports.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Rotowire.com via Yahoo! Sports

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Quotes

  1. "I have to do the right thing for my long-term health," Woods, 32, said in the statement. "My doctors assure me with the proper rehabilitation and training, the knee will be strong and there will be no long-term effects."
    on Jun 19, 2008 By: Tiger Wood Source: Newsday

  2. "He found a tear in my quad tendon that was undiagnosed," Torres said in an e-mail message. "Excluding draining my knee, he has never treated me, but I did see his chiropractor who did soft-tissue work on my leg. That was the extent of my...
    on Dec 15, 2009 By: Dara Torres Source: Toronto Star

  3. "When free agency began this year, I had a new sense of excitement about continuing to rebuild my career in the same way that I had rebuilt my knee after my catastrophic injury in 2005," Culpepper said Thursday. "Unfortunately, what I found...
    on Sep 4, 2008 By: Daunte Culpepper Source: ESPN

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