popliteal

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popliteal

 [pop″lĭ-te´al]
pertaining to the area behind the knee.
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pop·lit·e·al

(pop-lit'ē-ăl, pop-li-tē'ăl),
Synonym(s): popliteus (1)
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popliteal

(pŏp-lĭt′ē-əl, pŏp′lĭ-tē′əl)
adj.
Of or relating to the hollow part of the leg behind the knee joint.
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popliteal

adjective Referring to the concave region on the posterior aspect of the knee.
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pop·lit·e·al

(pop-lit'ē-ăl)
Relating to the popliteal fossa.
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popliteal

Pertaining to the hollow surface behind the knee joint.
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