a Tudor mansion in Knebworth in Hertfordshire: home of Sir Edward Bulwer-Lytton; decorated (1843) in the Gothic style
noun 1. Automotive. a form of suspension for the front wheels of a vehicle permitting each wheel to rise and fall independently of the other. 2. limited and temporary bending at a joint provided to relieve a structure or machine part under stress.
noun 1. a physical exercise in which a person starts from an erect position, moves to a squatting position, and returns to the original position without using the hands to support the body. noun an exercise which involves squatting and deeply bending the knees Examples Knee bends strengthen the leg muscles.
[nee-bawrd, ‐bohrd] /ˈniˌbɔrd, ‐ˌboʊrd/ noun 1. a short board for surfing or water-skiing in a kneeling position. 2. a clipboard for maps and checklists, used by pilots during a flight. verb (used without object) 3. to ride a kneeboard.
noun, Building Trades. 1. a diagonal member for bracing the angle between two joined members, as a stud or column and a joist or rafter, being joined to each partway along its length.