shinbone


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shinbone

(shĭn′bōn′)
n.
See tibia.

shinbone

The TIBIA.
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Contador flew to Madrid yesterday for treatment on his broken shinbone.
DANIELE De Rossi has expressed his disappointment for Italy team-mate Riccardo Montolivo, who will miss the World Cup after fracturing his shinbone in Saturday night's warm-up match against the Republic of Ireland.
45pm A shy, naive lawyer falls foul of a gunslinger while on his way to the backwoods town of Shinbone.
The 25-year-old all-rounder's chronic shinbone injury recurred during the second Test in Khulna last week and he was initially ruled out of the first two of the five-match One-day series.
The PC6 acupuncture point is located on the wrist about 2 1/2 fingers up from the wrist crease on the inside of the forearm, while ST36 is located on the front of the leg, one hand width (four fingers) below the kneecap, on the outside, in the depression between the shinbone and the leg muscle.
0 BARCELONA have confirmed David Villa is set to be sidelined for between "four and five months" after the Spain striker broke his shinbone in yesterday's Club World Cup semi-final victory over Al-Sadd.
Barcelona's David Villa is stretched off in yesterday's Club World Cup match after breaking his shinbone against Al-Sadd
Donald McCain's stable jockey, out of action since breaking an ankle and a shinbone in a fall at Worcester in July, struck in the 2m novice hurdle on his boss's Al Qeddaaf in the colours of principal owner Tim Leslie.
Khela had been sidelined for the past four months following a stress fracture of his shinbone.
Federer, meanwhile, has revealed he suffered a bruised shinbone after a nightmare left him hysterical in the middle of the night.
Many of these are the result of violent accidents, but some simply occur in parts of the body, such as the shinbone, that have poor circulation.
After a roller- coaster start to the current season he has been out of action since November with a broken shinbone and was in danger of becoming just a memory among Ireland's top jockeys.