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Engelsk navneord: leg

1. leg (i anatomi) a human limb; commonly used to refer to a whole limb but technically only the part of the limb between the knee and ankle

Mindre specifikke termerlimb

Mere specifikke termerbandy leg, bandyleg, bow leg, bowleg, genu varum, peg, pin, shank's mare, shank's pony, shanks' mare, shanks' pony, spindlelegs, spindleshanks, stick, tibia vara

Omfatter disse specifikke termerankle, ankle joint, articulatio genus, articulatio talocruralis, calf bone, crus, fibula, fibular vein, foot, genu, genu valgum, human foot, human knee, knee, knee joint, knock-knee, leg bone, mortise joint, musculus tibialis, nervus ischiadicus, nervus saphenus, peroneal vein, pes, saphenous nerve, saphenous vein, sciatic nerve, shank, shin, shin, shin bone, shinbone, thigh, tibia, tibia valga, tibial vein, tibialis, tibialis muscle, vena peroneus, vena saphena, vena tibialis

Omfatter disse overordnede termerbody, organic structure, physical structure

2. leg (i anatomi) a structure in animals that is similar to a human leg and used for locomotion

Mindre specifikke termerlimb

Mere specifikke termeranimal leg, prehensor

Omfatter disse specifikke termerpedal extremity, vertebrate foot

3. leg (om genstand) one of the supports for a piece of furniture

Mindre specifikke termersupport

Omfatter disse overordnede termercamp bed, chair, cot, four-poster, grand, grand piano, hospital bed, spinning wheel, table, tripod

4. leg (om form) a part of a forked or branching shape

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe broke off one of the branches.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)branch, ramification

Mindre specifikke termersubfigure

Mere specifikke termerbifurcation, brachium, crotch, fork

Omfatter disse overordnede termerforking, furcation

5. leg (om mad) the limb of an animal used for food

Mindre specifikke termercut, cut of meat

Mere specifikke termergigot, ham hock, leg of lamb

6. leg (om genstand) a prosthesis that replaces a missing leg

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)peg, pegleg, wooden leg

Mindre specifikke termerprosthesis, prosthetic device

7. leg (om genstand) a cloth covering consisting of the part of a pair of trousers that covers a person's leg

Mindre specifikke termercloth covering

Mere specifikke termerpant leg, trouser leg

Omfatter disse specifikke termercuff, foot, knee, turnup

Omfatter disse overordnede termerpant, trouser

8. leg (om handling) (nautical) the distance traveled by a sailing vessel on a single tack

Mindre specifikke termerdistance, length

Overordnet emneområdenavigation, sailing, seafaring

9. leg (om handling) a section or portion of a journey or course

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThen we embarked on the second stage of our Caribbean cruise.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)stage

Mindre specifikke termertravel, traveling, travelling

Mere specifikke termerfare-stage

Omfatter disse overordnede termerjourney, journeying

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