Definition of Ankle. Meaning of Ankle. Synonyms of Ankle

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Definition of Ankle

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Ankled
Ankled An"kled, a. Having ankles; -- used in composition; as, well-ankled. --Beau. & Fl.
Anklet
Anklet An"klet, n. An ornament or a fetter for the ankle; an ankle ring.
Clankless
Clankless Clank"less, a. Without a clank. --Byreon.
Crankle
Crankle Cran"kle, v. i. To bend, turn, or wind. Along the crankling path. --Drayton.
Crankle
Crankle Cran"kle, n. A bend or turn; a twist; a crinkle.
Rankle
Rankle Ran"kle, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Rankled; p. pr. & vb. n. Rankling.] [From Rank, a.] 1. To become, or be, rank; to grow rank or strong; to be inflamed; to fester; -- used literally and figuratively. A malady that burns and rankles inward. --Rowe. This would have left a rankling wound in the hearts of the people. --Burke. 2. To produce a festering or inflamed effect; to cause a sore; -- used literally and figuratively; as, a splinter rankles in the flesh; the words rankled in his bosom.
Rankle
Rankle Ran"kle, v. t. To cause to fester; to make sore; to inflame. [R.] --Beau. & Fl.
Rankled
Rankle Ran"kle, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Rankled; p. pr. & vb. n. Rankling.] [From Rank, a.] 1. To become, or be, rank; to grow rank or strong; to be inflamed; to fester; -- used literally and figuratively. A malady that burns and rankles inward. --Rowe. This would have left a rankling wound in the hearts of the people. --Burke. 2. To produce a festering or inflamed effect; to cause a sore; -- used literally and figuratively; as, a splinter rankles in the flesh; the words rankled in his bosom.
Wankle
Wankle Wan"kle, a. [AS. wancol.] Not to be depended on; weak; unstable. [Prov. Eng.] --Grose.

Meaning of Ankle from wikipedia

- The ankle, or the talocrural region, is the region where the foot and the leg meet. The ankle includes three joints: the ankle joint proper or talocrural...
- sprained ankle, also known as a twisted ankle or rolled ankle, is a common injury where sprain occurs on one or more ligaments of the ankle. Knowing the...
- The ankle-brachial pressure index (ABPI) or ankle-brachial index (ABI) is the ratio of the blood pressure at the ankle to the blood pressure in the upper...
- anatomical joints which they contain. For example, an ankle foot orthosis ('AFO') is applied to the foot and ankle, a thoracolumbosacral orthosis ('TLSO') affects...
- In medicine, the Ottawa ankle rules are a set of guidelines for clinicians to help decide if a patient with foot or ankle pain should be offered X-rays...
- An ankle monitor (also known as a tether, or ankle bracelet) is a homing device that defendants under house arrest or parole are required to wear. At...
- An ankle brace is a garment that is worn around the ankle to protect it or for immobilization while allowing it to heal from sprains and other minor injuries...
- A high ankle sprain, also known as a syndesmotic ankle sprain (SAS), is a sprain of the syndesmotic ligaments that connect the tibia and fibula in the...
- Retinaculum of foot may refer to Flexor retinaculum of foot Peroneal retinacula Superior extensor retinaculum of foot Inferior extensor retinaculum of...
- An anklet, also called ankle chain, ankle bracelet or ankle string, is an ornament worn around the ankle. Barefoot anklets and toe rings historically...
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