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British Dictionary definitions for genicular

genicular

adjective
  1. anatomy of or relating to the kneegenicular artery

Word Origin

C19: from Latin genu knee
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Examples from the Web for genicular

Historical Examples

  • Genicular arc: Orthoptera; a curved dark marking on the posterior knee-joint.

    Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology

    John. B. Smith


genicular in Medicine

genicular

(jə-nĭkyə-lər)
adj.
  1. Of or relating to the knee joint.
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