from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Obsolete or dialectal plural form of knee.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An obsolete plural of knee.
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Even reading the loooong list of possible names such as Beulah, Jaw-kneen, and "Infant" isn't really the funny part.
These novels do not reveal the varied gifts and ripe scholarship of the man, though they illustrate the strong powers of a kneen observer, and the humour and pathos of a graceful and insructive writer.
Placentinus), first of Bologna, then at Verona, where he completed his surgery in 1275, shows great individuality and a kneen diagnostic eye.