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synonyms for patella

  • popliteal
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How to use patella in a sentence

Patella neglecta (n.) Patella melanogramma, Sowerby, not Gmel.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
There's a medical paper with a piece in it all about my patella.
A BOSWELL OF BAGHDADE. V. LUCAS
Patel′lar, pertaining to the patella or knee-cap; Patel′late or Patel′lulate; Patel′liform, of the form of a small dish or saucer.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 3 OF 4: N-R)VARIOUS
And this extended upward without first producing any great distention of the synovial sack under the patella.
REPORT ON SURGERY TO THE SANTA CLARA COUNTY MEDICAL SOCIETYJOSEPH BRADFORD COX
With some assistance from a brother physician the patella was brought down to its place, but it would not remain.
REPORT ON SURGERY TO THE SANTA CLARA COUNTY MEDICAL SOCIETYJOSEPH BRADFORD COX
The tendon of the quadriceps femoris, at once drew the patella at least two inches above its normal position.
REPORT ON SURGERY TO THE SANTA CLARA COUNTY MEDICAL SOCIETYJOSEPH BRADFORD COX
Patella-reflex is somewhat increased, but otherwise no tendon-reflexes.
COLLECTED PAPERS ON ANALYTICAL PSYCHOLOGYC. G. JUNG
Retention of the patella in position is a difficult problem.
LAMENESS OF THE HORSEJOHN VICTOR LACROIX
The patella, according to Strangeways, may be considered a sesamoid bone.
LAMENESS OF THE HORSEJOHN VICTOR LACROIX
Often they do not quite reach the outer lamina, and then the shell externally consists of a single piece, like a patella.
A MONOGRAPH ON THE SUB-CLASS CIRRIPEDIA (VOLUME 2 OF 2)CHARLES DARWIN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO PATELLA

  • patella
  • popliteal
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