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knee <i>v</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 6 words.

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knee flexion

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

Bending of the knee about the tibiofemoral joint.

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knee flexion

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 10 words.

Bending of the knee about the tibiofemoral joint.

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knee injury

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 98 words.

Physical damage to the knee. The knee is the largest joint in the body and subjected to enormous loads during

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breaststroker's knee

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 128 words.

A knee injury characterized by tenderness on the medial (inner) side of the knee. It is often caused by the

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knee instability

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 48 words.

Excessive knee laxity; a reduction in the stability of the knee joint. It may be caused by direct injury to

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knee extensor

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 49 words.

A muscle that effects knee extension. The major knee extensors are the four quadriceps muscles. The rectus femoris is

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knee injury

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

Physical damage to the knee. The knee is the largest joint in the body and subjected to enormous loads during many sports activities. However, it is a relatively unstable joint making it...

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knee flexor

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A muscle that effects knee flexion. The major flexors are the hamstrings, but before flexion occurs from the fully extended position, the knee has to be ‘unlocked’. This is achieved by the...

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knee movements

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Movements of the lower leg about the knee joint. These include extension, flexion, and (to a lesser extent) rotation.

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