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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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Shift over on to your right buttock and bend knees to the opposite side.
At this point, start to bend knees in preparation for entering first turn.
Bend knees and squat as though sitting in imaginary chair.
6 ABDOMINAL V SITS Lie on your back, bend knees and raise legs until directly above your hips.
Bend knees slightly and lift the right foot a few inches off the floor.
Bend knees to 45 degrees and bring arms diagonally across in front of body, crossing forearms.
Then, bend knees slightly and pull handles toward body in a rowing motion, keeping hands at about chest height with palms facing each other.
When lifting heavy objects, bend knees and keep your back straight.