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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 tib·ia /ˈtɪbiə/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 tib·ia /ˈtɪbɪə/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Tib·i·a n.; pl. Tibiae
 1. Anat. The inner, or preaxial, and usually the larger, of the two bones of the leg or hind limb below the knee.
 2. Zool. The fourth joint of the leg of an insect. See Illust. under Coleoptera, and under Hexapoda.
 3. Antiq. A musical instrument of the flute kind, originally made of the leg bone of an animal.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : the inner and thicker of the two bones of the human leg
          between the knee and ankle [syn: shinbone, shin]
      [also: tibiae (pl)]