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geniculation

[ juh-nik-yuh-ley-shuhn ]

noun

  1. the state of being geniculate.
  2. a geniculate formation.


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  • subge·nicu·lation noun

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Word History and Origins

Origin of geniculation1

1605–15; < Late Latin geniculātiōn- (stem of geniculātiō ) a kneeling < Latin geniculāt ( us ) ( geniculate ) + -iōn- -ion

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