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shinbone

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Human
shinboneshin‧bone /ˈʃɪnbəʊn $ -boʊn/ noun [countable]  HBHthe front bone in your leg below your knee syn tibia
Examples from the Corpus
shinboneA shinbone was broken, twisted - as was the ulna in one arm, and several ribs.Baxter's right shinbone was broken after a clash with Rapide Vienna's tough centre-half Skocik.
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