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Categories: Sesamoid bones, Patella, Knee, Bones of the lower limb
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patella  kneepan  kneecap  knee-pan  knee pan
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A small flat triangular bone in front of the knee that protects the knee joint WordNet 3.0
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A small flat triangular bone in front of the knee that protects the knee joint WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
The patella, also known as the kneecap, is a flat, rounded triangular bone which articulates with the femur and covers and protects the anterior articular surface of the knee joint. Wikipedia
Bone of the leg Wikidata
A small flat triangular bone in front of the knee that protects the knee joint. OmegaWiki
A cap or strong covering for the knees, used chiefly for horses, to protect their knees in case of a fall. Wiktionary
The kneecap; the patella. Wiktionary
The sesamoid bone of the knee; the kneecap. Wiktionary
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