ATK

(redirected from Above the Knee)
AcronymDefinition
ATKAttack
ATKAccessibility Toolkit (GNOME Accessibility Project)
ATKAbove the Knee (medical care)
ATKAmerica's Test Kitchen (TV Show)
ATKAlliant Techsystems Inc. (aerospace and defense company)
ATKAll-Terrain Kart (vehicle)
ATKAmtrak
ATKAppleTalk (file extension)
ATKAndrew Toolkit
ATKAttack Tool Kit
ATKAndrew Tool Kit
ATKAccessibility Tool Kit
ATKAnti Terror Kampf (German: Anti-Terror Fight; martial art)
ATKAboriginal Traditional Knowledge
ATKAkademia Teologii Katolickiej (Polish: Academy of Catholic Theology)
ATKAt The Keyboard
ATKAutomaattinen Tietojenkäsittely (Finnish: Automatic Data Processing)
ATKAll Things Kawaii (personal website)
ATKAgammaglobulinemia Tyrosine Kinase
ATKAviation Turbine Kerosene (petroleum)
ATKAll Things King (band)
ATKAdministrata Tatimore e Kosovës (Kosova Tax Administration)
ATKAvailable Tonne Kilometer (aviation calculation)
ATKAT Kearney, Inc. (consulting firm)
ATKAircraft Transport Kit
References in classic literature ?
The Mason drew the shirt back from Pierre's left breast, and stooping down pulled up the left leg of his trousers to above the knee. Pierre hurriedly began taking off his right boot also and was going to tuck up the other trouser leg to save this stranger the trouble, but the Mason told him that was not necessary and gave him a slipper for his left foot.
There's a compound fracture above the knee, and a dislocation below.
He's got a bullet in his leg right now, just above the knee. It's been there all these years.
Ulysses was the first to raise his spear and try to drive it into the brute, but the boar was too quick for him, and charged him sideways, ripping him above the knee with a gash that tore deep though it did not reach the bone.
A crocodile took me, just as I was half-way across, and nipped off my right leg as clean as a surgeon could have done it, just above the knee. What with the shock and the loss of blood, I fainted, and should have drowned if Holder had not caught hold of me and paddled for the bank.
A bit of soft, undressed leather was caught over her left shoulder and beneath her right breast, falling upon her left side to her hip and upon the right to a metal band which encircled her leg above the knee and to which the lowest point of the hide was attached.
Pleasant had an eye for sailors, and she noticed the unused colour and texture of the hands, sunburnt though they were, as sharply as she noticed their unmistakable loosneness and suppleness, as he sat himself down with his left arm carelessly thrown across his left leg a little above the knee, and the right arm as carelessly thrown over the elbow of the wooden chair, with the hand curved, half open and half shut, as if it had just let go a rope.
He wore a vest of garnet-colored velvet, with buttons of cut gold; a silk waistcoat covered with embroidery; a Roman scarf tied round his neck; a cartridge-box worked with gold, and red and green silk; sky-blue velvet breeches, fastened above the knee with diamond buckles; garters of deerskin, worked with a thousand arabesques, and a hat whereon hung ribbons of all colors; two watches hung from his girdle, and a splendid poniard was in his belt.
His moccasins were ornamented after the gay fashion of the natives, while the only part of his under dress which appeared below the hunging frock was a pair of buckskin leggings, that laced at the sides, and which were gartered above the knees, with the sinews of a deer.
I rescued it, but I was soaked above the knees doing it; and then I sat down in the sand and opened it, and in the long twilight read the manuscript, neatly written and tightly folded, which was its contents.
In fact, this week I bought a dress that's definitely above the knee, but not so above the knee that it might drift into "mutton" territory.
The skirts should also never end higher than 10 centimeters above the knee, a regulation which was left unchanged from before, according to CNA.