a of leather, foam rubber, etc., as one worn by football or basketball players to protect the .
any of several types of protective covering for the knees Also called kneecap
[nee-pan] /ˈniˌpæn/ noun 1. the kneecap or patella. /ˈniːˌpæn/ noun 1. (anatomy) another word for patella
plural noun 1. knee-length pants, especially those formerly worn by boys considered too young to wear full-length trousers (often used as a term symbolizing youth): I haven’t felt this way since I was in knee pants.
[nee-pees] /ˈniˌpis/ noun 1. a of armor for protecting the , as a poleyn.
- Knee presentation
knee presentation n. Breech presentation of the fetus during birth in which a knee is the presenting part.