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leg

(leg)
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MUSCLES OF THE LEG: Anterior view
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MUSCLES OF THE LEG: Anterior view
In common usage, the entire lower limb, or from hip to ankle; anatomically, only the lower leg, from knee to ankle, the tibia and fibula. See: illustration

bandy leg

Valgus knee.

Barbados leg

Elephantiasis of the legs.

bayonet leg

An uncorrected posterior displacement of the knee bones, followed by ankylosis at the joint.

milk leg

Phlegmasia alba dolens.

restless leg

See: restless legs syndrome

scissor leg

Scissor gait.

white leg

Phlegmasia alba dolens.
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Growth of cultured white leg shrimp Litopenaeus vannanamei (Boone 1931) in different stocking density.
Even though white leg shrimp could be adapted to a wide rage of salinity (Bray et al., 1994), survival rate at low salinity (3%o) was significantly lower than at 17%o or 32%o (Li et al., 2007).
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When I have seen gentlemen breaking fashion's rules with black work shoes,a pair of black socks, white legs and shorts that flap like a distress signal, I have averted my gaze.
The painted Tasmin stool features a a cream, suede-effect seat and crisp, white legs, the simple yet elegant stool teams perfectly with modern or mirrored tables.
The winter rain bucketed down, and we copped a beating--hair plastered flat, school shorts clinging to skinny white legs. Our dog's bark faded in the distance.
White body, yellow tail, tiny white legs. They'll eat it.
If you are fair, people are perfectly within their rights to laugh at your white legs.
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