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knee

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield

in Fowler’s Dictionary of Modern English Usage

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199661350
Published online June 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191744532
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The adjective from knock knees, broken knees, etc., can now be safely spelt kneed (rather than knee’d); so knock-kneed...

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