From Middle English schinboon, schineboon, from Old English scinbān (“shin, shinbone"), equivalent to shin +"Ž bone. Cognate with Dutchscheenbeen (“shinbone"), GermanSchienbein (“shinbone"), Danishskinneben (“shin, shinbone"), Swedishskenben (“shinbone").
Shinbone Sentence Examples
Repeated jarring of the shinbone, also called the tibia, results in this painful condition.
If an individual has increased pain when the tuning fork is placed on a bone, such as the tibia or shinbone, the likelihood of a stress fracture is high.
Tape vertically from just below the knee to ankle on either side of your shinbone.