Origin of genu valgum
Words nearby genu valgum
How to use genu valgum in a sentence
"It's genu-ine all right," he at length admitted grudgingly.The Just and the Unjust|Vaughan Kester
Genoa is believed to derive its name from the fact that the shape of this portion of the coast resembles that of a knee (genu).
Ovid says—'qui medius nixique genu est anguemque tenentis,' Met.Chaucer's Works, Volume 3 (of 7)|Geoffrey Chaucer
The capsule adapts itself to the contour of the lenticular nucleus and has an anterior limb, a bend or genu, and a posterior limb.
A far commoner deformity than the preceding is that known as knock-knee (or Genu Valgum).