Definition of tibia noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈtɪbiə//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtɪbiə//
(pl. tibiae
BrE BrE//ˈtɪbiiː//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtɪbiiː//
(anatomy) Skeleton and muscles
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the shin bone see also fibula See related entries: Skeleton and muscles Word Origin late Middle English: from Latin, ‘shin bone’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: tibia