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AKA

abbr.
also known as

aka

(ˈɑːkə)
n, pl aka
(Plants) a vine, Metrosideros scandens, found in New Zealand
[Māori]

a.k.a.

or AKA or aka,

also known as.
[1945–50]
Translations

AKA

aka ABBR =also known asalias

aka

[ˌeɪkeɪˈeɪ] abbr (=also known as) → alias

aka

abbr of also known asalias, anderweitig bekannt als

aka

[ˌeɪkeɪˈeɪ] abbr =also known asalias
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She underwent numerous different treatments and in 2011 she developed septicaemia which necessitated an above-the-knee amputation.
His doctors were strongly recommending above-the-knee amputation, but the patient opted to try chelation therapy first.
His medical history included above-the-knee amputation of the left leg due to a traffic accident.
RICHARD Whitehead switched from the marathon to the 200m for London 2012, but his double above-the-knee amputation meant he lost power on his crucial starts.