shin bone

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Noun1.shin bone - a cut of meat from the lower part of the leg
cut of meat, cut - a piece of meat that has been cut from an animal carcass
2.Shin bone - the inner and thicker of the two bones of the human leg between the knee and ankleshin bone - the inner and thicker of the two bones of the human leg between the knee and ankle
leg - a human limb; commonly used to refer to a whole limb but technically only the part of the limb between the knee and ankle
leg bone - a bone of the leg
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But as Thurid's foot swung so did mine, and I caught him a painful blow upon the shin bone that saved Xodar from this added ignominy.
Bill Local, from County Durham, has Paget's disease in his left shin bone.
The ACL helps connect the thigh bone to the shin bone and keeps the knee stable.
Package 1 - Melding shin bone,- Package 2 - Melding the femur,- Package 3 - Melding trochanteric femoral- Package 4 - Melding the humerus,- Package 5 - Melding bones of the forearm,- Package 6 - Melding the clavicle,- Package 7 - Melding the bones of small,- Package 8 - Special Melding,- Package 9 - Melding radial head.
Mackay swooped for a teenage Neil in 1999, only to discover he had a broken shin bone.
I had the tibia or shin bone realigned where it enters the socket of the knee.
A Hip bone B Collar bone C Shin bone D Ankle bone QUESTION 9 - for 9 points: To which of the following bird families does the canary belong?
We discovered he had a hairline fracture to a shin bone, so we had to give him the season off.
Closer comparison of the shin bone, upper jawbone, teeth, and partial tail vertebrae suggest to the authors that it may warrant a new species name, Torvosaurus gurneyi.
The ACL is one of the important ligaments, which join the thigh bone to the shin bone.
It was reported that Silva may have already cracked his shin bone during the first round of the rematch after Weidman blocked one of his kicks.
Jane's partial skull and right shin bone were excavated in a structure's cellar by a team led by William Kelso, chief archaeologist of the Jamestown Rediscovery Archaeological Project.