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tibia (n.)

lower leg bone, 1726, from Latin tibia "shinbone," also "pipe, flute" (originally one of bone), in which sense it originally came into English (1540s). Of unknown origin. The Latin plural is tibiæ. Related: Tibial.

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Definitions of tibia from WordNet

tibia (n.)
the inner and thicker of the two bones of the human leg between the knee and ankle;
Synonyms: shinbone / shin bone / shin
From wordnet.princeton.edu