scissor legs

scissor legs

Etymology: L, scindere, to cut; ONorse, leggr
legs that are crossed because of a disorder of the adductor muscles of the thigh or a deformity of the hip.
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As the large screens began to flash the band''s familiar scissor legs logo, the stage was set for Scissor Sisters to take gig-goers on their renowned rollercoaster ride.
They also feature extrawide bases for added stability, heavy-duty torque tubes, and fully profiled scissor legs for maximum strength.