1. (n.) In man, the joint in the middle part of the leg.

2. (n.) The joint, or region of the joint, between the thigh and leg.

3. (n.) In the horse and allied animals, the carpal joint, corresponding to the wrist in man.

4. (n.) A piece of timber or metal formed with an angle somewhat in the shape of the human knee when bent.

5. (n.) A bending of the knee, as in respect or courtesy.

6. (v. t.) To supplicate by kneeling.

L angle ankle apex articulation bayonet legs bend bifurcation bight boot boundary bowlegs butt calf cant cervix chevron clinch closure cnemis coin connecting link connecting rod connection corner coupling crank crook crotchet deflection dogleg dovetail drumstick elbow ell embrace foreleg fork furcation gamb gambrel gigot gliding joint ham hind leg hinge hinged joint hip hock hook inflection interface jamb join joining joint juncture kick knuckle leg limb link miter mortise neck nook pivot pivot joint podite point popliteal space punt quoin rabbet scarf scissor-legs seam shank shin shoulder stems stitch stumps suture swerve symphysis tarsus tie rod toggle toggle joint trotters union veer vertex weld wrist zag zig zigzag


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