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geniculate


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Geniculate  \Ge*nic"u*late\,  a.  [L.  geniculatus  fr  geniculum 
  little  knee,  knot  or  joint,  dim.  of  genu  knee.  See  {Knee}.] 
  Bent  abruptly  at  an  angle,  like  the  knee  when  bent;  as  a 
  geniculate  stem;  a  geniculate  ganglion;  a  geniculate  twin 
  crystal. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Geniculate  \Ge*nic"u*late\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Geniculated}; 
  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Geniculating}.] 
  To  form  joints  or  knots  on  [R.]  --Cockeram. 




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