Definition of shin bone noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


shin bone

BrE BrE//ˈʃɪn bəʊn//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈʃɪn boʊn//
Skeleton and muscles
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the front and larger bone of the two bones in the lower part of the leg between the knee and the ankle synonym tibia See related entries: Skeleton and muscles
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: shin bone