(vet science) chronic inflammation of the carpal joint of a horse
[nee-spruhng] /ˈniˌsprʌŋ/ adjective, Veterinary Pathology. 1. (of a horse, mule, etc.) having a forward bowing of the knee caused by shortening of the flexor tendons.
[neez-uhp] /ˈnizˌʌp/ noun, British Informal. 1. a party or lively gathering, usually including dancing. noun (pl) knees-ups 1. a boisterous dance involving the raising of alternate knees 2. a lively noisy party or celebration, esp one with dancing
adjective 1. (informal) very exciting
/ˈkneɪdəl; ˈknaɪ-/ noun 1. (in Jewish cookery) a small dumpling, usually served in chicken soup