genu valgum

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Noun1.genu valgum - an inward slant of the thigh
leg - a human limb; commonly used to refer to a whole limb but technically only the part of the limb between the knee and ankle
disability, disablement, handicap, impairment - the condition of being unable to perform as a consequence of physical or mental unfitness; "reading disability"; "hearing impairment"
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ge·nu val·gum

n. genu valgum, rodilla valga, curvatura anormal de las rodillas hacia adentro y separación de los tobillos al caminar que comienza en la infancia a causa de una deficiencia ósea.

genu valgum

n genu valgo, rodillas pegadas (fam)
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People who have a valgus stance are often referred to as knock kneed.
Cripps was also a skinny knock kneed vegetarian suffering for many years from colitis and dying at the age of 62.
I'm a bow legged chicken and knock kneed hen, I haven't hada fight since I don't know when, I walk with a wiggle and a waddle and a squawk, doing the Everton boot walk.