Definition of Tibia. Meaning of Tibia. Synonyms of Tibia

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Definition of Tibia

Tibia
Tibia Tib"i*a, n.; pl. Tibi[ae]. [L.] 1. (Anat.) The inner, or preaxial, and usually the larger, of the two bones of the leg or hind limb below the knee. 2. (Zo["o]l.) The fourth joint of the leg of an insect. See Illust. under Coleoptera, and under Hexapoda. 3. (Antiq.) A musical instrument of the flute kind, originally made of the leg bone of an animal.

Meaning of Tibia from wikipedia

- The tibia /ˈtɪbiə/ (plural tibiae /ˈtɪbii/ or tibias), also known as the shinbone or shankbone, is the larger, stronger, and anterior (frontal) of the...
- Tibia is a 1997 m****ively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) developed and published by CipSoft. It is one of the earliest and longest-running...
- called the crus or cnemis /ˈniːmɪs/. The calf is the back portion, and the tibia or shinbone together with the smaller fibula make up the front of the lower...
- The fibula or calf bone is a leg bone on the lateral side of the tibia, to which it is connected above and below. It is the smaller of the two bones and...
- tuberosity of the tibia or tibial tuberosity or tibial tubercle is a large oblong elevation on the proximal, anterior aspect of the tibia, just below where...
- The tibia is a bone in the leg of humans and other vertebrates. Tibia may also refer to: Tibia (gastropod), a genus of sea snails Tibia (instrument) or...
- Tibia shaft fracture is a fracture of the proximal (upper) third of the tibia (lower leg bone). Due to the location of the tibia, it is frequently injured...
- A shin splint is pain along the inside edge of the shinbone (tibia) due to inflammation of tissue in the area. Generally this is between the middle of...
- unlocking the knees when walking, by laterally rotating the femur on the tibia during the closed chain portion of the gait cycle (one with the foot in...
- lower legs bones meaning either or both of the tibia and fibula. Pilon fracture Tibial plateau fracture Tibia shaft fracture Bumper fracture - a fracture...
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