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tibia
American English: /ˈtɪbiə/
British English: /ˈtɪbɪə/

Translation of tibia in Spanish:

noun plural -ias or -iae Pronunciation: / -iiː /

  • Example sentences
    • The cause of Blount disease is unknown, but it causes abnormal growth at the top of the tibia bone by the knee joint.
    • Bruce Latimer, director of the Cleveland Museum of Natural History in Ohio, said an ankle bone and tibia discovered at the site proves the creature walked upright.
    • The kneecap is then moved across to the outer side of the knee to expose the knee joint behind it, between the tibia (shin bone) and the femur (thigh bone).

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    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.