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ankle

[′aŋ·kəl]
(anatomy)
The joint formed by the articulation of the leg bones with the talus, one of the tarsal bones.
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(8) Crafting the ankle cuff. Supplies: Paper, scissors, #2 Glover's needle, sinew, lighter or matches, gloves, leather shears, ruler, carpenter's square, binder clips, pencil, leather, hammer, stone.
One-third of fatter patients and one-third of thinner patients had an arm cuff size that differed from their ankle cuff size.
Broderie anglaise lace dress, pounds 35, and multi-row necklace, pounds 18, all from Dorothy Perkins Ruffle tunic, pounds 35; drawstring bag, pounds 40; suede ankle cuff peep-toe shoe, pounds 40
moccasin ankle cuff, Athapaskan, possibly Chipewyan or Dogrib, circa
When he runs, Tim has to wear an ankle cuff with an elastic tether that hooks onto his shoe to prevent his foot dropping, but the cuff scars his ankle and the transferred pressure onto his foot leaves him suffering pressure sores and blisters.
They then compared this approach with a structured exercise programme (performed three times a week using ankle cuff weights) and gentle 'sham' exercises that acted as the study control.
BIG BOW - below, Lowe taffeta dress pounds 20, boohoo.com LACE UP - above, velvet mini dress, pounds 30; below right, lace dress, pounds 35, both Dorothy Perkins SHINE - above, one-shoulder dress, pounds 100, below, green pounds 70, both Warehouse dress GLITZY - sequin dress, pounds 75, Miss Selfridge STRIPES - Primark striped sequin dress, pounds 22, with peep-toe ankle cuff shoes, pounds 17
1Ultimo shoes pattern basque, pounds 40, matching thong, pounds 15, Debenhams; red ankle cuff shoes, pounds 59.99, Office; rose hair clip, pounds 5, M&S, fishnet hold-ups, pounds 6.50, John Lewis