She patted Fred's knee playfully.
She tried to bring a knee into his groin, but he dodged in anticipation.
She was squatting beside a goat, one knee lower than the other.
She dropped to her knee and pretended to retie her shoe.
She didn't wait for him to step back but kicked his knee as hard as she could.
She hugged her knees to her chest and rested her cheek on one knee, closing her eyes.
For instance, it is not very uncommon to find persons who can make loud sounds by partially dislocating and restoring the toe, knee, or other joints, and some experiments made with the Fox girls in 1851 supported the view that they made raps by this method.
His hand moved down her side to her waist and then down to her leg, caressing the back of her knee in a delightful way.
She rested her temple on one knee, eyes on him.
As a child I loved to sit on his knee and clasp his great hand with one of mine, while Miss Sullivan spelled into the other his beautiful words about God and the spiritual world.
Xander crouched over her body, one knee in the center of her chest to keep her in place.
Rhyn planted a knee in Jade.s chest and sliced his gag free.
He rested it on his knee and looked at her.
She crossed her legs at the ankles, and he planted one knee between her thighs, driving them apart.
Their fair or red hair was brought forward from the crown of the head towards the forehead, leaving the nape of the neck uncovered; they shaved the face except the upper lip. They wore fairly close breeches reaching to the knee and a tunic fastened by brooches.
He dropped down to one knee, removed the jewelry box from his jacket and opened it.
Betsy was knee deep in meetings through the dinner hour so I was designated to baby sit Howie.
She stepped toward him and brought her knee up into his groin.
She pulled Ed to a stop and curled a knee around the saddle horn, watching the scene.
You were just belly-aching, crying poor-mouth that we were knee deep in a slow period.
Dropping him on the sofa, Jackson sat back in his chair and crossed one long leg over the other knee at the ankle.
Lowest section of leg, below the knee or hock.
The ambiens muscle, long and spindle-shaped, lying immediately beneath the skin, extending from the pectineal process or ilio-pubic spine to the knee, is the most median of the muscles of the thigh.
"Princess Drubetskaya to see Prince Vasili Sergeevich," he called to a footman dressed in knee breeches, shoes, and a swallow-tail coat, who ran downstairs and looked over from the halfway landing.
When the Military Governor had gone, Prince Vasili sat down all alone on a chair in the ballroom, crossing one leg high over the other, leaning his elbow on his knee and covering his face with his hand.
She dropped on one knee beside Toby, who was unconscious.
He held me on his knee while I examined his watch, and he made it strike for me.
Niall of the black knee), one of the most famous of the early Irish kings, from whom the family surname of the O'Neills was derived.
Her knee hit the solid chunk of wood with a nauseating thump.
Then the curve bends over, forming what is often called a " knee," and a third stage is entered upon, during which a considerable increase of magnetizing force has little further effect upon the magnetization.
She dropped to the snow, clutching her knee and moaning.
Denisov's horse swerved aside to avoid a pool in the track and bumped his rider's knee against a tree.
She rested her chin on her knee until her nose grew too cold then ducked her head down again.
With Mahommedan peoples it is sufficient for a woman to cover her face; the Chinese women would think it extremely indecent to show their artificially compressed feet, and it is even improper to mention them to a woman; in Sumatra and Celebes the wild tribes consider the exposure of the knee immodest; in central Asia the finger-tips, and in Samoa the navel are similarly regarded.
Lydia put her hand on his knee, as if Cynthia were not in the room.
Prince Andrew without replying took out a notebook and raising his knee began writing in pencil on a page he tore out.
He had just entered, wearing an embroidered court uniform, knee breeches, and shoes, and had stars on his breast and a serene expression on his flat face.
"Capital!" said Prince Hippolyte in English, and began slapping his knee with the palm of his hand.
Dolokhov slowly straightened his bent knee, looking straight with his clear, insolent eyes in the general's face.
First he spun her round, holding her now with his left, now with his right hand, then falling on one knee he twirled her round him, and again jumping up, dashed so impetuously forward that it seemed as if he would rush through the whole suite of rooms without drawing breath, and then he suddenly stopped and performed some new and unexpected steps.
Then with no less fear and delight they saw how the young count, red in the face and with bloodshot eyes, dragged Mitenka out by the scruff of the neck and applied his foot and knee to his behind with great agility at convenient moments between the words, shouting, Be off!
Going down on one knee, he fished in his shirt pocket and came out with a diamond engagement ring.
When typically developed its long tendon passes the knee j oint, turning towards its outer side, and lastly, without being anywhere attached to the knee, it forms one of the heads of the flexor perforates digit, ii.
Borelli (De motu animalium, Rome, 1680), explained that birds are enabled to grasp the twig on which they rest whilst sleeping, without having to make any muscular exertion, because the weight of the body bends the knee and ankle-joints, over both of which pass the tendons of this compound muscle.
He was educated for the army, and entered the artillery of the Guards as an officer in 1860, but a malady of the knee, which crippled him, forced him to quit the service in 1865.
His vanity made him order the surgeons to cut out a bone which protruded below the knee and spoilt the symmetry of his leg.
The characteristic, but by no means attractive, street dress of the Moslem women of the better class comprises a black horse-hair visor completely covering the face and projecting like an enormous beak, the nether extremities being encased in yellow boots reaching to the knee and fully displayed by the method of draping the garments in front.
In this battle Sigebert, the king of the Ripuarians, was wounded in the knee and limped during the remainder of his life - hence his surname Claudus (the Lame).
It was either sleeveless (colobium) or sleeved (tunica manicata or manuleata), and originally fell about to the knee, but later on reached to the ankles (tunica talaris).
While the common Semite wore a short skirt, often with tassels and sometimes with an upper tunic, the more important had an elaborate scarf (extending from waist to knee) wound over the long tunic, or a longer and close-fitting variety coloured blue and red and generally adorned with rich embroidery.
hagorah; the Arabic equivalent term is a kilt from thigh to knee) varied, as the monuments show, in richness and design, and could be used as a sword-belt or pocket much in the same way as the modern native uses the long cloth twined twice or thrice around his body.
The boy, curly- headed like his mother and glowing with health, sat on his knee, and Prince Andrew began telling him the story of Bluebeard, but fell into a reverie without finishing the story.
The knee injury Mayer mentioned had occurred a year before and while it might have kept Byrne from jogging, it was no more than a temporary ailment.
He lifted it over his shoulders and snapped its body over his knee then flung the man-like creature aside.
He thought not of this pretty child, his son whom he held on his knee, but of himself.
He dropped a hand to her knee.
Without intending to do so, her gaze fell to his hand on her knee.
Martha patted my knee.
Xander raised the Other over his head and snapped his back over one knee.
"How do you survive a life and a world that's so … foreign?" she rested her temple against her knee.
He ran ahead and I fell down—that's how I skinned up my knee.
The medic knelt to look at her knee.
Instead of seating himself on the traditional doctor's stool, Dr. Wynn sat beside her on the table, hands folded across one knee.
The two fanged figures battled until one lifted the other and cracked its back over its knee.
Kiera did so and set it carefully on her knee.
She patted his knee.
Jackson leaned forward and touched his knee.
Jackson twisted his face in a mock laugh and slapped his knee.
He dumped Penny on her side and pinned her down with one knee.
Jeff used to jog and all but he got a bum knee.
He pulled a chair out and sat down, lifting one foot across the other knee.
She knelt and pushed clothes and trunks out of the way to reveal a dagger wrapped in linen, several bladders, and a barrel the height of her knee.
A slit ran down the side from a little above her knee.
Pulling a chair out, he sat down and put one foot across his knee.
His chest rested against hers, and he nudged her thighs a part with a knee.
This is worn round the waist folded in a knot, the women allowing it to fall to the ankle, the men, when properly dressed in accordance with ancient custom, folding it over the hilt of their waist-weapon, and draping it around them so that it reaches nearly to the knee.
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The five K's are (I) the kes or uncut hair of the whole body, (2) the kachh or short drawers ending above the knee, (3) the kara or iron bangle, (4) the khanda or small steel dagger,(5) the khanga or comb.
In the Roman Catholic Church the rochet is a tunic of white, and usually fine linen or muslin (battiste, mull) reaching about to the knee, and distinguished from the surplice by the fact that its arms are narrow and tight-fitting.
In the 15th century the rochet only reached half-way down the shin; in the 16th and 17th to the knee; in the 18th and 19th often only to the middle of the thigh.
On the obverse is generally the king, who, in the earlier coins at any rate, wears a long open coat, knee boots and a tall cap - clearly the costume of a nomad from the north.
Miles in the battle of Wounded Knee on the 29th of December 1890, and were compelled to make their submission.
Till Amos (with the solitary exception of Micaiah ben Imlah, in i Kings xxii.) prophecy was optimist - even Elijah, if he denounced the destruction of a dynasty and the annihilation of all who had bowed the knee to Baal, never doubted of the future of the nation when only the faithful remained; but the new prophecy is pessimist - it knows that Israel is rotten to the core, and that the whole fabric of society must be dissolved before reconstruction is possible.
The ballgame of the Mexicans, called tlachtli, was, like tennis, the pastime of princes and nobles; special courts were built for it, and the ball of india-rubber (perhaps the first object in which Europeans became acquainted with this valuable material) might not be touched by the hands, but was driven against the walls by blows of the knee or elbow, shoulder or buttock.
For maintaining his seat the horseman should depend upon his thighs and knees only, and not upon the knee and calf; a proper seat should be a mixture of balance and grip; a man riding by balance only is sure to be thrown, while to grip with all one's might during an hour's ride, is to undertake as much exertion as should last for a whole day.
Other paintings with which the name of the gallery is generally associated are Correggio's "La Notte" and "Mary Magdalene"; Titian's "Tribute Money" and "Venus"; "The Adoration" and "The Marriage in Cana," by Paul Veronese; Andrea del Sarto's "Abraham's Sacrifice"; Rembrandt's "Portrait of Himself with his Wife sitting on his Knee"; "The Judgment of Paris" and "The Boar Hunt," by Rubens; Van Dyck's "Charles I., his Queen, and their Children."
Women wore a short petticoat made of kapa cloth (already referred to), which reached from the waist to the knee.
And when everything was prepared the prince or subject who was to knight him came into the hall, and, the candidate's sword and spurs having been presented to him, he delivered the right spur to the " most noble and gentle " knight present, and directed him to fasten it on the candidate's right heel, which he kneeling on one knee and putting the candidate's right foot on his knee accordingly did, signing the candidate's knee with the cross, and in like manner by another " noble and gentle " knight the left spur was fastened to his left heel.
Nothing," he adds, " is more likely than that in a crowded assembly a lady should accidentally have dropped her garter; that the circumstance should have caused a smile in the bystanders; and that on its being taken up by Edward he should have reproved the levity of his courtiers by so happy and chivalrous an exclamation, placing the garter at the same time on his own knee, as ` Dishonoured be he who thinks ill of it.'
- 111, every knee bowing to, and every tongue confessing Jesus Christ, Eph.
It is a tunic of white linen or cotton material, with wide or moderately wide sleeves, reaching - according to the Roman use - barely to the hips and elsewhere in the churches of the Roman communion to the knee.
The ample vestment with beautiful falling folds has thus in many churches given place to a scanty, unpleated garment scarce reaching to the knee.
who cited, for example, the following very common interdialectic variations: Eme-ku gir=Eme-sal meri, " foot "; Eme-ku ner =Eme-sal sher, " ruler "; Eme-ku duga=Eme-sal zeba, " knee," &c. Such phonetic and dialectic changes, so different from any of the Semitic linguistic phenomena, are all the more valuable because they are set before us only by means of Semitic equivalents.
24 Straight stole 1 length (just below the knee) 34 Stole, broad enough at the neck to cover the top of arm length 5 The same, full length (to hem of skirt).
15 Inverness cape (to knee).
15 Long, full, shawl cape with points at back and front, well below knee.
Genoa is believed to derive its name from the fact that the shape of this portion of the coast resembles that of a knee (genii).
The romantic element increased, solemn funereal statues show husband and wife hand in hand; and it culminated under Akhenaton, who is seen kissing his wife in the chariot, or dancing her on his knee.
The brevity of the interval between the tap on the knee and the beginning of the resultant contraction of the muscle seems such as to exclude the possibility of reflex development.
The turning of attention towards the knee interferes with the jerk; hence the device of directing the person to perform vigorously some movement, which does not involve the muscles of the lower limb, at the moment when the light blow is dealt upon the tendon.
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After 1745 the men of letters of the country continued with intense eagerness the movement initiated by John Knox, when he wrote in English, not in the old Scots that he learned at his mother's knee.
This article of clothing is sometimes loose, sometimes tight all the way, sometimes loose as far as the knee and tight below like Jodhpur riding breeches.
The varieties of cut are sharai or canonical, orthodox, which reach to the ankles and fit as close to the leg as European trousers; rumi or ghararedar, which reach to the ankles but are much wider than European trousers (this pattern is much worn by the Shias); and tang or chust, reaching to the ankles, from which to the knee they fit quite close.
Bathing drawers are called ghutannah and reach to the knee.
Both anga and achkan reach to a little below the knee, as also does the chapkan, a relic of Mogul court dress, best known as the shield-like and highly adorned coat worn by government chaprasis (Plate II.
This is like the kamis of the man, already described; it has full sleeves, is open at the front, which is embroidered, and reaches to the knee or lower.
A Brahman's dhoti, as also that of some other castes, reaches to a little below the knee; a Rajput's to his ankles.
The skirt is called lhenga or ghagrc. It is worn mostly in Rajputana hanging in full flounces to the knee or a little below.
The kach is a sort of knickerbockers reaching to just below the knee, which they encircle tightly.
After a valiant combat, the caliph retired to one of his apartments and sat with the Koran on his knee, in order to die just as Othman had died.
The military and official classes and the various servants wear it short, to the knee, while fops and sharpers wear it even shorter.
The specially painful points are about the knee and ankle joints; besides which a feeling of numbness is experienced throughout the whole limb.
His surname was usually derived by later Greek writers from the name of his supposed birthplace, Gonni (Gonnus) in Thessaly; some take it to be a Macedonian word signifying an iron plate for protecting the knee; neither conjecture is a happy one, and in our ignorance of the Macedonian language it must remain unexplained.
The pair of barren glumes (b) are separated from the flowering glume, which bears a long awn, twisted below the knee and feathery above.
The bracing is accomplished by the introduction at the angles of the columns and girders or beams of gusset plates or knee braces, or by diagonal straps or rods properly attached by rivet or pin connexions.
The Persian method, introduced by Cyrus, was to bend the knee and fall on the face at the prince's feet, striking the earth with the forehead and kissing the ground.
Tsui-Goab, in the opinion of his worshippers, as we have seen, is a deified dead sorcerer, whose name means Wounded Knee, the sorcerer having been injured in the knee by an enemy.
If we grant, however, for the sake of argument, that the early Hottentots worshipped the infinite under the figure of the dawn, and that, by forgetting their own meaning, they came to believe that the words which really meant " red dawn" meant " wounded knee " we must still admit that the devout have assigned to their deity all the attributes of an ancestral sorcerer.
- The horse (Equus caballus) is distinguished from the others by the long hairs of the tail being more abundant and growing quite or nearly from the base as well as the end and sides, and also by possessing a small bare callosity on the inner side of the hind leg, just below the "hock" or heel joint, in addition to the one on the inner side of the fore-arm above the carpus or " knee," common to all the genus.
The carpal joint, corresponding to the wrist of man, is commonly called the " knee " of the horse, the joint between the metacarpal and the first phalanx the " fetlock," that between the first and second phalanges the " pastern," and that between the second and third phalanges the " coffin joint."
The joint between the femur and tibia, corresponding to the knee of man, is called the " stifle-joint "; that between the tibia and tarsus, corresponding to the ankle of man, the " hock."
The action in trotting is generally low, but the bending of the knee and the flexing of the hock is smooth, free and true.
As regards the movement, or " action," of the hackney, he should go light in hand, and the knee should be well elevated and advanced during the trot, and, before the foot is put down, the leg should be well extended.
In 1890-91 there was another war - with the Sioux - marked by the battle of Wounded Knee, just across the line in South Dakota.
The Black God shoved her on her belly and pressed his knee in her spine.
She hesitated, and pain spun through her as the pressure of his knee increased.
"How do you survive a life and a world that's so â€¦ foreign?" she rested her temple against her knee.
He ran ahead and I fell downâ€”that's how I skinned up my knee.
She opened and closed her incredibly long legs with a flash of thigh, flipping over her robe, and exposing her knee.
Ms. Larkin injured her knee in doing so, though thankfully, not too seriously.
He related how she'd been injured, adding that he guessed the volume of vodka she consumed afterward contributed more to her morning sick leave than her scraped knee.
Dean said, in a volume that caused an elderly matron from Mobile to spill her dominoes and then knee the table and dump her companion's tiles.
He banged himself up fairly badlyâ€”broke a couple of ribs, did something to his knee and leg, whacked his head pretty good and cut up his face.
amputated above the knee to have a clean surface for healing.
amputated below the knee in 1991.
anatomy of the knee The knee joint is made up of three bones.
wear an apron with pockets, some have knee pads attached.
We know they work in knee arthritis, at least in short term trials.
arthritis of the knee may affect 1, 2 or 3 of the major areas or compartments of the knee.
The doctor will use a small telescope (called an arthroscope) to look inside your knee.
autologous cartilage transplantation [ACT] for defects in knee joints.
Finally I wrapped the bandage around the knee to hold them all in place.
These exercises are typically non-weight bearing, with the movement occurring at the knee joint (4 ).
For about the first 6 months, I slept under a cardboard tent to keep the bedclothes off my knee.
bend each knee up in turn.
bended knee, with my heart banging in my chest, I asked Mo ' to marry me.
bended knee Thy way, not mine, O Lord To God be the glory!
bent at the knee.
blarney stone kite buggying kite surfing knee boarding land sailing lapdancing laser wargames.. .
The former Charlton Athletic defender, who joined the bluebirds this summer, missed the start of their Scandinavian tour with a sore knee.
This included loose bodices, ankle-length pantaloons and a dress cut to above the knee.
The blond bombshell blamed her 'no show ' on her knee, which was operated on in June.
booty good size booties, the front of them should be taut from toe to knee when in the mantis position.
bootyan>Get good size booties, the front of them should be taut from toe to knee when in the mantis position.
bowed the knee to the image of Baal.
A lack of knee braces and no room to stretch her feet out seem to be the main comments.
Effusions of the knee occupy the entire joint, the suprapatellar pouch extends 3 finger breadths above the patella.
When I started to help out on the farm I had my parents buy me a pair of riding breeches and knee length socks.
He was a delicate, frail-looking little fellow, dressed in a black velvet suit with knee breeches.
Having said that, the sight of men in tight and knee britches chasing the miscreants was rather comical.
In the knee, this is ' housemaid's knee ' - in the elbow ' olecranon bursitis ' .
Then lower buttock and bend the knee to really feel the muscle burn.
capsular shrinkage has been under study for both the knee and the shoulder joints.
cartilages in the knee may ' go ', resulting in an inability to straighten the leg.
cartilage transplantation [ACT] for defects in knee joints.
Meanwhile, Justin Cochrane was out injured with a knee cartilage problem.
clinical casebook - Training women to prevent knee injury External links of interest - Do I have to have surgery?
For below-knee stockings measure foot length, ankle circumference, calf circumference, length from below the knee to the base of the heel.
His fists clenched behind the laptop he had erected on his knee in sheer anger.
collateral ligament is on the outside of the knee.
In the post-polio population, hip and knee flexion contractures, as well as ankle plantarflexion deformity, are the most common to develop.
crotch seam to middle of knee.
cruciate ligament reconstruction may alleviate the anterior knee pain associated with these conditions.
Remember to use a single crutch or stick in the hand opposite your operated knee.
Over the last 3 to 4 years I have had knee problems and now bakers cysts in both knees.
debridement for osteoarthritis of the knee for many years.
deformity of the knee will be seen in association with lateral compartment osteoarthritis.
Less commonly, valgus deformity of the knee will be seen in association with lateral compartment osteoarthritis.
discolouris still very discolored, and I can't feel or see my knee yet.
dislocation of the shoulder, hip, knee or spine.
joint effusions are common, particularly in the knee.
A large effusion of the knee will be obvious.
knee effusion, pain on activity, functional disability, patient assessment Lavage better than placebo at six months for pain and disability.
effusion of the knee will be obvious.
She has very large exostosis on the inside of her knee which caused the problem.
Resisted knee extension exercises should be avoided until 6 weeks following surgery.
The exercise did not effect the peak work load, peak oxygen uptake, or muscle function in knee extensors compared with the controls.
As mentioned earlier strong hip extensor support allows a forward trunk lean to minimize the loading response flexion torque at the knee.
The sky line radiograph taken at 30 degrees of knee flexion may show lateral tilt of the patella onto the lateral facet.
factorial trials on current practice of knee replacement.
femur angle leads to greater inward rotation at the knee and foot.
Mr Flint was severely injured in the incident suffering a broken fibula - the bone which runs from the knee to the ankle.
fists clenched behind the laptop he had erected on his knee in sheer anger.
flattered when the cat jumped up on his knee.
flex the knee of the rear leg, whilst still keeping the heel pressed firmly on to the floor.
flexed at the knee.
With the knee extension, the hip joint is fixed and the knee flexes and extends with the foot freely rotating.
The landing movement should involve an upright torso position, and increased knee flexion on impact should be encouraged.
For example, runner's knee is related to the repeated knee flexion as the foot strikes the ground many times during a run.
In the case of poor knee flexion the measurement taken should be to the tips of the toes.
There was a significant improvement in knee extension strength, with no change in the strength of the knee flexors.
Most likely, the student has learned their current reading method at a very formative age - probably on their mother's knee.
gammy knee, he's fit and well and teaching his 11-year-old grandson how to play football properly.
garters tied at the knee.
In the fall she sustained a deep gash to the left knee.
genu recurvatum is defined as hyperextension of the knee present since birth.
ginger tom cat on your knee, the fire on full - late at night.
The hip extensor action of the lower gluteus maximus contributes to knee stability through two mechanisms.
Asked to draw graph of knee angles in child.
hem line considerably, from originally ankle length to just below the knee.
hesitant start, protecting a heavily strapped knee, which clearly caused him some distraction later in the evening.
The costumes for the women are quite hideous knee length pleated skirts: a reminder of school uniform.
hip flexed to 45°, the knee flexed to 80° and the tibia in 15° of external rotation.
While the knee is bent, hold the knee and hip at 90 degrees of flexion and internally rotate the hip.
Bursitis is sometimes due to wear and tear arising from a particular trade, e.g. housemaid 's knee.
hydrochloride in the treatment of pain of osteoarthritis of the knee.
Effect of glucosamine hydrochloride in the treatment of pain of osteoarthritis of the knee.
ibuprofen in patients with knee osteoarthritis.
To wade knee deep in the blood of western infidels.
She quit to take up ballet, however a knee injury prematurely ended her career.
The available evidence would suggest the appropriate treatments for anterior knee pain are: education stretching quadriceps strengthening shoe insoles patellar taping.
instability of the knee.
No need for the knee jerk reaction week's prior.
Left snap kick a target of opportunity (groin, far knee joint ).
ACL reconstruction appears to fail to restore normal rotational knee kinematics as measured during dynamic loading.
Commonest site for bursitis is just below the knee-cap, the famous condition called ' housemaid's knee ' .
Pain occurs if bending the knee is resisted, or if the patient attempts to stretch the muscle.
straighten the back knee again to return to the starting position each time.
This time, however, flex the knee of the rear leg, whilst still keeping the heel pressed firmly on to the floor.
Only those who are prepared to bow the knee to economic power were allowed to take part in the talks.
Level 15 covers less severe injuries such as minor burns or a dislocated knee.
My bruised knee is the last straw and it's got to go.
There on bended knee, with my heart banging in my chest, I asked Mo ' to marry me.
And now we want to bring dodgy knee Ugarte who I only ever saw score three goals at home?
knee jerk reaction from Nehemiah.
knee replacement in the family!
Bend your right leg at the hip and knee, and place your right heel on your left thigh just above the left kneecap.
knee jerk ' emotional reaction has the potential to use a great deal your personal energy.
knee jerk reaction week's prior.
knee jerk response to the European law.
knee jerk way to recent events.
knee jerk action is well-known, but there are many others.
knee jerkish said they should make submissions to the review and listen to people's views rather than have a ' knee-jerk ' reaction.
knee jerkthat there is a clear rejection of the knee-jerk anti-Americanism that's impossible to escape in daily life.
knee jerkaddened to find my knee-jerk reaction to your question was " You can't tell.
knee jerknot going to give a knee-jerk response on this.
knee jerkhing is, don't make any knee-jerk decisions.
knee jerk back, this was " knee-jerk legislation " .
knee jerkative leader David Cameron, who launched his own action plan, accused the PM of one-dimensional knee-jerk populism.
Don't always kneel on one knee, alternate knees or kneel on one knee, alternate knees or kneel on both knees.
Overall, 180 patients with osteoarthritis of the knee were randomly assigned to receive either arthroscopic debridement, arthroscopic lavage or placebo surgery.
Thus, the increased knee laxity in these subjects may well have been the result of their jumping, not their squatting.
Congenital multiple ligamentous laxity should also be specifically sought as it has a significant effect on the treatment of anterior knee pain.
leg amputated above the knee.
School type black trousers or school type knee length skirt.
Another patient is a builder who tore the ligaments in his knee.
Dale Binns is new Stevenage manager Mark Stimson's only headache, having injured a knee ligament in the build-up to the season.
Cruciate ligament reconstruction may alleviate the anterior knee pain associated with anterior or posterior cruciate ligament laxity.
ligament injury in his left knee.
The lateral collateral ligament is on the outside of the knee.
Striker King missed the majority of last season with a knee ligament injury.
Four white stockings and blaze, a real looker with ground covering movements and high knee action.
lug worm is in the enamel plate on his knee.
lunge position, keeping your forward knee behind the forward ankle, lower your pelvis to the ground.
Knee b then requires a dedicated neighbor Mabel blake's quot people in.
machete cut on their left knee and call it AIDS.
meniscus injury (just bad knee next time will suffice, physios eh?
Likewise, it can tear like the knee meniscus with injuries of the shoulder.
meniscus of the right knee in May 2003.
McAlindon TE, Jacques P, Zhang Y. Do antioxidant micronutrients protect against the development and progression of knee osteoarthritis?
Osteoarthritis of the knee is common in people who are overweight, especially middle-aged women.
I am wearing a skirt above the knee, and Elsa is showing midriff.
Pureda's Aloha knee length nightie features a colorful, floral print and has a pretty ribbon tie under the bust.
May 18: JFH will probably need an op soon to remove some fluid on his knee.
I'm glad you've just about recovered from your knee op, I hope it was a success.
Weight loss reduces the risk for symptomatic knee osteoarthritis in women.
Title of Research Can vitamin D prevent knee osteoarthritis?
osteoarthritis of the knee will never need surgery.
osteoarthritis of the hip or knee.
If you experience any knee pain, stop the exercise.
As time went by the knee became quite painful on exercise and started to swell a little.
Lateral - with the tape pulling the patella to the lateral side of the knee.
Start with knee extended, gently pushing the patella laterally.
patella tendon with a successful outcome, ie, a stable knee.
K knee pain - a common cause of pain in the knee in young adults is chondromalacia patellae.
popliteal artery behind his knee.
The effect of the hypermobility syndrome on knee joint proprioception.
prosthesis last decade there have been considerable advances in design, materials and technology of hip and knee prostheses.
It is characterized by mild hyperextension, normal quadriceps, and normal range of knee flexion with a strong familial linkage [1,2] .
quadriceps exercises consist of tensing the muscle on the front of the thigh whilst the knee is straight.
quadriceps in isolation to extend the knee.
quill feed, but the knee, as on larger machines, could be elevated through a screw feed.
radiograph taken at 30 degrees of knee flexion may show lateral tilt of the patella onto the lateral facet.
It provides a successful acute knee injury service for the local community and for tertiary referrals.
remains on the sidelines with a long term knee injury.
knee replacement is now also successful in bad cases (see Figure 11 ).
Micky Adams will be without Isaac Osbourne who has a knee ligament rupture.
rupturesurvived just over a minute of last nights match against Sweden before rupturing the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee.
I Inside Leg - Knee - measure from crotch seam to middle of knee.
The trouble is where do you stop shaving, just above the knee or halfway up the thigh?
shin muscles also helps begin the flexing of the knee.
High heels are not to blame, says research Fears that wearing high-heeled shoes could lead to knee arthritis are unfounded, say researchers.
sidelines with a long term knee injury.
Noel Baxter showed that he has put his career threatening knee injury behind him with a 26th place in the men's slalom.
slumbering squirrel to his knee.
The hand on your knee is your ex-wife, her voice slurred by the ringing in your ears.
During this time gear-driven shapers, drills and knee drills were also added but the number of lathes produced remained comparatively small.
A removable knee splint may be used to support the knee during the recovery period.
sprained knee is one of the most common sporting injuries.
The medial collateral ligament also suffered during this period, accounting for 77% of knee ligament sprains.
He took the other end of the seat, lifting the still slumbering squirrel to his knee.
Injuries: The claimant sustained a burst fracture to her right knee and a fractured sternum.
straighten the knee several times a day.
straightening of the knee.
strained knee ligaments against my old club, Hinckley United, at the end of January.
Effects of oral chondroitin sulfate on the progression of knee osteoarthritis: a pilot study.
When I was in physical therapy after my recent knee surgery, I had the appointment entered in the PDA.
A male Mexican red knee tarantula, Brachypelma smithii, which has been off show for six years, has recently reached maturity.
Confusion in describing meniscal tears in the knee commonly arises because there are two kinds of cartilage in the knee.
tearparently I may have torn a knee ligament (we're still waiting for the results from my MRI ).
No test can show whether you have inherited the tendency for nodal or knee osteoarthritis.
There will be one or two small incisions in the front of the knee either side of the patellar tendon.
The patient's right ACL was reconstructed using part of his patella tendon with a successful outcome, ie, a stable knee.
The fractured tibia was temporarily immobilized in a below knee back slab.
Our exciting range of printed and patterned tights, stockings, hold ups and knee highs will really funk up your legs.
A ginger tom cat on your knee, the fire on full - late at night.
torn cartilage is a common knee injury in sport.
Bend the right knee to almost a 45 degree angle keeping the upper torso facing forward.
Don't glance down at your knee to see if you've almost got touchdown.
tremulous hands which loose the string And let them drop down on my knee to-night.
unhappy triad This combination of knee injuries has earned itself the famous name of ' The unhappy triad of O'Donoghue ' !
And the Molineux clash is also likely to come too soon for left-back Stuart Giddings who is on the way back from knee troubles.
troublesome right knee.
He was relatively unscathed with only a small cut on his knee.
valgus deformity of the knee will be seen in association with lateral compartment osteoarthritis.
It currently includes brain, general neuro, thoracic viscera and the knee.
wade knee deep in the blood of western infidels.
saline washout for knee osteoarthritis: results of a controlled study.
Mags is now sitting on my knee while im typing. the little attention whore.
Now that injury might not be very severe, a slightly cricked neck, a sprained wrist, a twinge in the knee?
On the other hand, among the Africans of Punt the waistcloth passes from each knee to the opposite thigh, and two sashes hang down to conceal the parts where they intersect (Miller, r08).
The chasuble was originally a tent-like robe which fell in loose folds below the knee (see Plate I.
Then the great actor gave his coat a hitch and his mouth a twitch, and in an instant I was in the village of Falling Water and felt Schneider's shaggy head against my knee.
I sometimes try my acquaintances by such tests as this--Who could wear a patch, or two extra seams only, over the knee?
Either I shall kill him, or he will hit me in the head, or elbow, or knee.
"Nothing... only I feel sad... sad about Andrew," she said, wiping away her tears on her sister-in-law's knee.
The Mason drew the shirt back from Pierre's left breast, and stooping down pulled up the left leg of his trousers to above the knee.
What meant still more to him was that he sought and did not find in himself the former tenderness for his son which he had hoped to reawaken by caressing the boy and taking him on his knee.
In the off foreleg above the knee.
And the sergeant, taking one of the men by the shoulders, gave him a shove with his knee.
It is characterized by mild hyperextension, normal quadriceps, and normal range of knee flexion with a strong familial linkage [1,2 ].
Outcome measures Knee Study - main outcome measure was isometric quadriceps strength.
Static quadriceps exercises consist of tensing the muscle on the front of the thigh whilst the knee is straight.
By contrast, the knee extension involves sitting in a machine and simply contracting the quadriceps in isolation to extend the knee.
There was no quill feed, but the knee, as on larger machines, could be elevated through a screw feed.
Danny Coyne remains on the sidelines with a long term knee injury.
Knee replacement is now also successful in bad cases (see Figure 11).
Among other injuries, Mike lost a leg below his knee in a road traffic accident.
Owen survived just over a minute of last nights match against Sweden before rupturing the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee.
For knee replacement, a 3-in-1 block combined with a sciatic nerve block can be effective.
With knee deep duvets and gilt bathrooms and its own Bar, run by the charismatic Ben, with fresh seafood prepared to order.
This flexing of the anterior shin muscles also helps begin the flexing of the knee.
By 12 miles the knee had completely seized up as Basher sidled past.
Noel Baxter showed that he has put his career threatening knee injury behind him with a 26th place in the men 's slalom.
When this happens, more often than not, Truth is simply bent over an authoritative knee and soundly spanked into silence.
A sprained knee is one of the most common sporting injuries.
Bring the knee back to a straight-ahead position, and then move it toward the right.
Even if the pain is severe, always fully straighten the knee several times a day.
They are at the front of the thigh and control straightening of the knee.
I strained knee ligaments against my old club, Hinckley United, at the end of January.
Apparently I may have torn a knee ligament (we 're still waiting for the results from my MRI).
A rod attached above the knee of the first leg is connected to a toothed rack.
A torn cartilage is a common knee injury in sport.
Do n't glance down at your knee to see if you 've almost got touchdown.
In knee replacement surgery, as the duration of the operation increases, tourniquet pain can become a problem.
And yet they seem alive and quivering Against my tremulous hands which loose the string And let them drop down on my knee to-night.
Unhappy triad This combination of knee injuries has earned itself the famous name of ' The unhappy triad of O'Donoghue ' !
Michael Vaughan has undergone a planned operation on his troublesome right knee.
Saline washout for knee osteoarthritis: results of a controlled study.
He had a big bump on his knee that looked like the gnarl of an old tree.
Mr. Allen, after having a knee injury, abhors any sports where he has to run or jump.
Try icing your knee so that the bulge will go down.
With only two minutes left in the game the quarterback was told to take a knee and end the play so as to defend the team's slim lead.
It was sugggested to the 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick that instead of sitting during the national anthem to protest police violence it would be more respectful to take a knee.
The soldiers on patrol were ordered to pause and take a knee so they could assess the situation and decide on the best course of action.
The players take a knee and huddle around the coach while he gives them the plays.
Go for a short skirt, just about two inches above the knee is good.
If you are short in stature, do not wear knee length skirts; rather go for longer drapes that fall in sweeping folds.
Knee-highs are usually just about as high as your knee.
For example, you may want to invest in a helmet and knee and elbow pads for added safety.
Tara often has Skeletal Support or Paralysis Plus and Pain Relief in her water bowl to help an old knee injury.
If you can, ask other merchants whether when you call with a problem, they get the dreaded, "Sorry, it must be your hardware" knee jerk response.
They discovered that the body, when seated, has natural pivot points at the hip, knee and ankle.
Sometimes a smaller shell was carved on the knee of a chair or table leg.
Begin to twist your body side to side as you walk in place and "pump" the arms (right arm up as left knee rises, left arm up as right knee rises).
If she bends one knee slightly, it will give her legs a thinner appearance.
This is known as the "backseat" position, which is an alignment that can set a skier up for a serious knee injury.
For example, in a twisting fall, a ski that fails to release is putting added pressure on the knee.
They come in a variety of lengths, but those that go up to about the knee are most popular.
Their length is just below the knee, as they keep the thigh completely covered but expose the calf.
The bottom part below the knee has Seven's signature flare.
You'll want to work this into your wardrobe; they go great with chunky, oversized sweaters and knee high length boots.
Note that this is a short dress (it falls just above the knee), but it doesn't look déclassé in any way.
Prom dresses shouldn't be much shorter than the knee area.
Wear knee socks or leggings: If you dress is on the shorter side, try wearing leggings under your dress.
Consider a dress that hits at the knee or just above so you don't look swallowed up in pink and zebra print.
The silhouette is typically a scoop neck tank dress style that comes to the knee or slightly below.
While floor length informal dresses are common, even shorter tea or knee length dresses are equally popular as informal styles.
A cozy romantic restaurant, an evening stroll in the park, at the beach at sunset, are some of the places where a groom can get down onbended knee.
Opting for a knee or ankle length dress and less formal style ensures the junior bridesmaid can wear the dress for another "dressy" occasion.
For a good flow, consider a length shorter than the traditional long lengths with trains; instead opt for an ankle, tea, or even calf or knee length dress instead.
Ideally, beach dresses should be cut to knee length or a bit shorter.
She has a prosthetic leg from the knee down.
It can be difficult to describe these male celebrity bulges for a family audience, which appear below the waist but above the knee.
With a national championship under his belt, Johnson's football career was on a good track until a sidelining knee injury.
When he hit her, she said she fell, hit her knee and was limping.
With his eye on a career in sports, James played football in high school until a knee injury sidetracked his plans.
She was a ballet dancer and pursued this path until a knee injury stopped it.
Evening dresses for little girls often fall just below the knee or slightly longer; older girls' evening dresses will often be floor length.
A classic dress appropriate for Easter or any summer outing features puffed short sleeves, a fitted bodice detailed with ribbons, ruching or some similar design element, and a poufy skirt that comes to about knee length.
They are sleeveless and slightly more A-line, often falling below the knee.
The dresses are usually between knee and thigh length, and can come in a solid color or floral print.
A denim skirt that goes just below the knee is great for this.
When shopping for a dress, decide ahead of time what it is you're looking for - knee or floor length; black, white, or brightly colored; with or without accessories such as tights and a matching jacket.
Champion Kids Sportswear: Boys and girls kids apparel, such as shoes, knee pads, soccer gear and even casual wear.
Prairie dress hems typically fall well below to knee, either calf-length or longer.
Standard soccer wear includes brightly colored team shirts with numbers, soccer shorts that hit right around the knee, cleats, shin guards and special soccer socks that can be worn over the shin guard.
Boys' navy knee high socks might not initially make the list of must-have items in your son's wardrobe, but there are occasions in which nothing else will do.
Boys' navy knee high socks can be found in a variety of fabrics and styles.
In addition, some navy knee high socks may contain patterns.
Length - Knee high socks should measure as indicated-knee high.
For some children, knee high socks will actually measure over the knee, while others will stop short of reaching the knee.
Finally, you can typically find navy knee socks for boys at department stores, such as JC Penney, Belks and Dillard's.
Sometimes you just have to get used to your girls in knee high socks, especially when you have a child who is just starting school.
Surprisingly, there are plenty of knee high sock brands and styles that let you add some personality to your child's wardrobe.
Knee high socks can keep a child warm in the winter.
Knee socks are great for preventing children from getting scratches or scrapes when they are playing outside.
Kids get a lot of banged-up legs and knees, and knee socks prevent a lot of the damage that can be caused by gravel, sticks and rocks.
Children are wearing increasingly grown-up clothes these days, but a pair of knee socks can make them look more kid-like.
Simply choose a pair of hot pink or striped knee socks and wait for your little girl to select them from her drawer.
Knee high socks are often a necessary purchase for parents whose children are involved in sports.
Be careful with your child's knee high socks, which can stretch out or get holey if you don't treat them well.
Be sure to turn your knee high socks right-side out when washing them.
Use a lingerie bag to keep knee high socks from getting lost in the wash.
Allow wintertime knee high socks to drip dry before tossing them in the hamper, and it might be in your best interest to buy socks that are constructed from a special microfiber for cold weather (and quick drying).
Knee high socks can be easy to find via an online search, but how do you know that you're buying the best?
Find a ton of knee high socks at Absolute Socks, which carries a lot of funkier styles for the fashionable child.
Knee high socks are one of the easier items to find online.
Knee socks can add color and flair to a kid's outfit, so shop for a pair or two for your girls.
Get ready to see your girls in knee high socks!
Little girl special dresses often feature full skirts that fall just below the knee.
Little girls' dresses may feature full skirts that stop just above the knee.
There are knee socks, tights, leg warmers and leggings in wild colors and prints, and a huge selection of jeans, skirts, tops and sweaters for mixing and matching to any girl's content.
Trousers: In the 18th century, men often wore knee length trousers with striped socks and buckled shoes.
Costume Craze offers pirate striped socks that go over the knee.
The most common look for them is to have a single ruffle as a contiguous part of the legging at the ankle, but ruffles can also be sewn as trim in a different fabric and in several layers - or even run all the way up to the knee or thigh.
The skirt of a sailor dress is always a full one, and usually knee-length or between the knee and the calf.
The shorts made for children were originally all well above the knee.
They hit just above the knee, as they should, and are cut straight with a lot of room.
If you're feeling especially crafty and retro, you might try "making" your own Bermuda shorts by cutting a pair of worn Levi's off just above the knee.
The knee length shorts have ivory ruffles at the bottom and the spaghetti strap tunic features large ivory ruffled rosettes.
Plaid Bermudas: Vintage style is trendy again and the longer leg – hitting at just above the knee - is flattering to all sizes.
They are flat-front shorts that hit just above the knee and feature a single pleat and tailoring, as well as durability so that your son may run and play as much as he likes.
Most of these dresses reach knee length; while some of the formal dresses are ankle length, informal ones are shorter for playing.
These are all classic signs of orthopedic problems, such as luxating patellas (bad knee joints), Canine Hip and Elbow Dysplasia, spinal problems, and arthritis.
The simplest Red Baron is a ten string pedal steel that comes with three pedals and one knee lever that allows a player to get the hang of how the pedal steel works without overwhelming him or her with too many options and possibilities.
Knee wall insulation for attic stairs is a more permanent insulation for both walk-up and pull down stairs.
Knee walls are available in multiple sizes to fit your attic's needs.
If you choose a more permanent solution, such as replacing the stairs with a pre-insulated option, or constructing a knee wall, you may wish to speak to an installer to ensure that all gaps are covered and your stairs are installed safely.
Seasonal and solarium sunrooms can be further broken down into two categories: those with solid glass walls, or those with knee walls.
A knee wall sunroom has a solid wall running around the room to the base of the window sill.
Knee wall rooms can use nearly any type of window, not just those manufactured specifically for sunrooms.
Seasonal sunroom windows are typically a single pane of glass and may be installed with a knee wall or floor to ceiling over screens.
These also include suspender buttons and lining to the knee.
No need to worry about grass stains or torn hems on that donated pair, you'll be cutting these jeans anyway, so keep the eye above the knee level and start the search for a pair of soon to be shorts.
On his lower portions, a man wore close fitting breeches that came to the knee, stockings and black shoes.
Colonial cloaks featured an upright collar, a cape that covered the shoulders and a length to either the knee or calf.
The 550 is designed to fit loosely and hang just above the knee.
Bike is also the leader in other types of protective equipment, ranging from knee and elbow pads to gloves and shoulder pads.
A length that reaches the middle of the knee is perfect for dress while short shorts or shorts that go past the knee are not for dress.
Since most modern men's shorts are designed to hit the knee, this is harder to come by than might be expected.
Many people serious about fashion, even casual summer attire, feel that shorts that show a man's knee are too short.
Most bike shorts reach a few inches above the knee.
Trendy and popular among younger men, the below the knee denim look seems to be staying around.
Knee length or right above your knee is the most flattering length for men.
Sizes range from 7.5 to 15; styles can be knee or thigh lengths with open or closed toes.
The pants are pleated and lined to the knee.
Frock coats grew shorter during the 1860s, rising from the calf to the knee.
Length for cargo shorts varies from short cargos that are above the knee to longer shorts that reach mid-calf.
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