|n.||1.||(Zool.) A tuft or brush of hair on the knees of some species of antelopes and other animals; - chiefly used in the plural.|
|2.||(Zool.) A thick mass or collection of hairs on the legs of bees, by aid of which they carry the collected pollen to the hive or nest; - usually in the plural.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.