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Synonyms for knee

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

joint between the femur and tibia in a quadruped

the part of a trouser leg that provides the cloth covering for the knee

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A assumes a two-point stance with bent knees, a flat back, arms locked out at chest level, and hands in a thumbs-up position on B's chest.
To take off smoothly and maintain rhythm and balance, the athlete must place more emphasis on lifting the lead leg with a slightly bent knee (Photos 1-2) than on "pushing off the ground.
Lean forward into the bent knee to stretch the muscle.
While recovering, try swimming or other exercises that don't put weight on a bent knee.
Archeologist Daniel Guerrero dusts away grains of desert sand and lifts the fabric to show a bent knee, then points to a round bulge - the mummy's still covered head.
bent knee trunk curl, trunk rotations) in just about every workout.
In Act II, Albrecht ends his night in the forest in the same pose on bent knee as in his first moments in the act, wondering if it has all been a dream.
modal=true) post the next day giving a clue on their whereabouts where she appears to be taking a photo while gazing out into the ocean where rock formations can be seen through the top of her bent knees.
The process involves doing a couple of side to side lunges, clasping hands behind back and bending forward, with bent knees, bringing hands overhead to rinse out shoulders.
Let gravity bring you back to earth, and absorb the shock with your bent knees.
When she was young, she tried to remedy her bent knees in her own special way.
Lie on your back and lift both legs with bent knees, until your feet face the ceiling.
Lie on your back with your arms at your sides, legs bent knees slightly apart, and feet flat on the floor.
Bragging Mee, 27, later showed friends how he posed like rugby star Jonny Wilkinson ( with bent knees and clasped hands ( before kicking his head like a ball.
Lower your bent knees on the floor to your left side.