inward curvature of the legs, causing the knees to knock together in walking.
knock-knees, the knees of a person whose legs have such curvature.
a condition in which the legs are bent inwards causing the knees to touch when standing Technical name genu valgum
A deformity of the legs in which the knees are abnormally close together and the ankles are spread widely apart.
[nok-awf, -of] /ˈnɒkˌɔf, -ˌɒf/ noun 1. an act or instance of knocking off. 2. an unlicensed copy of something, especially fashion clothing, intended to be sold at a lower price than the original. n. “cheap imitation,” 1966, from the verbal phrase knock off “do hastily;” in reference to the casual way the things are made. […]
- Knock off a piece
verb phrase To do the sex act; copulate; screw (1940s+)
adjective 1. resulting inevitably but indirectly from another event or circumstance: the works closed with the direct loss of 3000 jobs and many more from the knock-on effect on the area noun 2. (rugby) the infringement of playing the ball forward with the hand or arm verb (adverb) 3. (rugby) to play (the ball) forward […]
- Knock-on effect
[nok-on, -awn] /ˈnɒkˈɒn, -ˈɔn/ noun, Chiefly British. 1. a chain reaction.