bandiness (English) [ IPA: bandinəs ASM: বাণ্ডিনেচ]
Contributed by: Bikram M Baruah on 2009-08-15
1. Medical Science(Abstract Noun) A deformity marked by medial angulation of the leg in relation to the thigh, an outward bowing of the legs, giving the appearance of a bow. Usually there is an outward curvature of both femur and tibia. "Genu varum" is distinguished from Blount's disease because it involves both the femur and the tibia, while Blount's disease affects only the tibia with no femur involvement.