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Synonyms for bowleg

a leg bowed outward at the knee (or below the knee)

have legs that curve outward at the knees

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According to Dr Paul Muwa, an orthopaedic at CoRSU, the risk factors for bowlegs and knock- knees include dysplasia (misalignment of the bones), osteomyelitis an infection of the bones.
In-toeing and bowlegs usually disappear by age three to four and knock-knees by age 11-12.
ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals, a brand of Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN), has announced its Billy Bowlegs Pirate Festival, offering special savings on lodgings.
History: Family history of bowlegs or other limb deformities and the presence of short stature may indicate the possibility of bone dysplasia or a generalized growth disorder.
COVINGTON, THE BILLY BOWLEGS WAR (1855-1858) THE FINAL STAND OF THE SEMINOLES AGAINST THE WHITES at 3 (1982) and also "According to a history of Volusia County: 'In 1854, when Volusia County was created, nearly all of the fifty property holders had obtained 160 acres of land from the government under the Armed Occupation Act of 1842.' One hundred and twenty-eight of the permits were annulled...."
Knock-knees in children are less of a parental concern than bowlegs. Physiological knock-knee typically occurs between 3 and 5 years, when the femoral-tibial angle is at its maximum.
MUSIC TIME: Dubstep's Mr Bowlegs (left), some of Bar Vibe's friendly bar staff (above left) and DJ Scratchy and Red J
10, 1913, in Bowlegs, Okla., to Thomas and Ida Caulkins Caldwell.
The features specific for rickets include widened and thickened ends of long bones, muscular hypotonia and bony leg deformities (bowlegs, genu valgum, genu varum, rotational), waddling gait, rachitic rosary, pigeon breast, Harrison's grooves, frontal bossing, tetany and rachitic dwarfism.
With my bowlegs and flat feet, running more than 30 yards has always been about as tempting as a weekend in Manchester but no pain, no gain.
She's got a great old medical poster of a kid with rickets and big funny bowlegs. I really want that.
Ever since the Hyatt opened in the '70s, The Boathouse (originally called Billy Bowlegs Banana Patch) has been a popular casual dining destination with both hotel guests and locals who love that the place is open late at night.
Most Seminoles were now with Chief Billy Bowlegs and Chief Sam Jones in south Florida, where conflicts continued.
The stewards inquired in the running and riding of Bowlegs Billy, who finished a never-dangerous fifth.
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