ankle reflex n.
See Achilles reflex.
a sock that reaches just above the . an ornamental circlet worn around the . Historical Examples She wore an anklet, and would often sit upon a table, and let it fall down over her foot to show it. The Story of My Life, volumes 4-6 Augustus J. C. Hare anklet with two knobs, formed […]
a southeast Asian rhythm instrument consisting of a set of bamboo tubes that are tuned in octaves and slide in the grooves of a frame shaken by the performer.
an elephant goad of India with a spike and a hook at one end. Historical Examples Mowgli told him all his adventures from beginning to end, and Bagheera sniffed at the ankus between whiles. The Second Jungle Book Rudyard Kipling I spoke to him, scratched his neck with the ankus, but he would not stop. […]
variant of : ankylosis. ankylo- or ancylo- pref. Stiff; stuck together: ankyloblepharon.