bandy-leg


bandy-leg
SYN: genu varum.

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ban·dy-leg -.leg, -.lāg n BOWLEG
ban·dy-leg·ged -.leg-əd, -.lāg-, Brit usu -.legd adj

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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