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  Definition of Shin
  1. the front part of the human leg between the knee and the ankle
  2. the inner and thicker of the two bones of the human leg between the knee and ankle
  3. the 22nd letter of the Hebrew alphabet
  4. a cut of meat from the lower part of the leg
  5. climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling
Similar Words: tibia, shinbone, clamber, scramble, shinny, skin, struggle, sputter

 

Part Meronyms: leg, Hebrew alphabet, Hebraic alphabet, Hebrew script

 

Derivational Morphology: struggle, clamber

 

Language Translations:
Dutch: scheen   Finnish: sääri  
French: tibia   German: Schienbein  
Hebrew: שוק   Hungarian: sípcsont  
Italian: stinco   Japanese:  
Korean: 정강이   Polish: goleń  
Portuguese: canela   Serbian: golenjača  
Spanish: canilla  
 
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