Platycnemism
Platycnemism Pla*tyc"ne*mism, n. (Anat.) Lateral flattening of the tibia. [1913 Webster]

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  • platycnemism — SYN: platycnemia …   Medical dictionary

  • Platycnemic — Plat yc*ne mic, a. [Platy + Gr. ? leg: cf. F. platycn[ e]mique.] (Anat.) Of, relating to, or characterized by, platycnemism. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • platycnemia — A condition in which the tibia is abnormally broad and flat. SYN: platycnemism. [platy + G. kneme, leg] * * * platy·cne·mia .plat i(k) nē mē ə n the condition of being platycnemic called also platycnemy * * * platy·cne·mia (plat″ik neґme… …   Medical dictionary

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