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Synonyms for genu

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

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Neither in Portofino, nor in Genua the authorities have kept any record of the mass arrests from late 1943 to the spring of 1945.
Genua reports that of that number, there are 58 sailing yachts--about one third.
It was kind of a joke at first, recalls Chris Genua, general manager of The Double Windsor bar in Brooklyn, NY, but the event was mobbed.
Quetotaxia de las patas I a IV: coxa 3/2/1/1; trocanter 1/1/2/1; femur 4/4/2/1; genua 3/3/1/1 y tibia 5/5/3/3.
Segun refieren los viajeros eran de obligado cumplimiento unas genuflexiones previas a la entrada (suelen ser tres o cuatro) y siempre con la rodilla izquierda: fuimus instructi ut inclinaremus ter cum genu sinistro (38); auditis causis, introduxerunt nos in stationem, facta prius inclinatione (39); quo facto, flexit unusquisque nostrum genu sinistrum quater (40); tunc fecerunt flectere genua ter clerico et interpreti (41); tunc introducti sumus usque ad medium tentorii, nec requisierunt ut faceremus aliquam reuerentiam genua flectendo, sicut solent facere nuncii (42).
Seethe text in Die Disputationen zu Ceuta (1179) und Mallorca (1286): Zwei antijudische Schriften aus dem mittelalterlichen Genua, ed.
Rustungsgeschdfte im Dreibigjahrigen Krieg: Unternehmerkrdfte, Militdrguter und Marktstrategien im Handel zwischen Genua, Amsterdam und Hamburg, Berlin, 1997.
58) El conde dona a San Millan la aldea de Quintanilla de Bureba, senalandola genua et libera, absque homicidio et fornicio, et sine fossato vel nubdua et saionis ingressio, per omnia secula serviat in Sancti Emiliani, Andreva, p.
Die Hamburg Amerika Line befuhr seit 1926 ebenfalls die Australien-Route, und unter italienischer Flagge konnte man in Genua an Bord gehen.
20C Genua autem sunt commissiones (44a) femorum et crurum; quae tamen illis superposita sunt ossa rotunda, [quae] emyovaTIoec (44b) uocantur.
Murrell, for instance, provides a receipt "to make a Paste of Pippins, after the Genua fashion, some like leaves, some like Plums, with stalkes and stones" that instructs how to make the paste look as much like actual fruit as possible.
The Single Judge of the Players' Status Committee now had to decide whether the player should receive a provisional transfer certificate, granting him the right to provisionally transfer to Genua.
Tuletagem meelde krestomaatilist arusaama katku saabumisest Krimmist Louna-Euroopasse parast Genua kaupmeeste kokkupuutumist katku surnud mongolitega.
One of the market niches is a shipment of maritime containers arriving in European ports like Hamburg, Bremerhafen, Rotterdam, Antwerp, Le Havre, Marseille, Genua, Gioia Tauro etc.
Sobre este particular Garcia y Genua (2004), advierte que, frente a la competencia extranjera, la industria afectada reduce sus niveles de empleo y si, adicionalmente, esa competencia extranjera esta basada en la existencia de mano de obra barata, se produce el deterioro del salario real interno y, por lo tanto, del bienestar de la poblacion; razon por la cual generalmente, se recurre a medidas de proteccion comercial para resguardar los empleos de las industrias que pueden verse mas amenazadas con la apertura de los mercados.