anticnemion
SYN: anterior border of tibia. [G. antiknemion]

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an·tic·ne·mi·on .an-tik-'nē-mē-.än, -ən n the front of the leg: SHIN

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an·tic·ne·mi·on (an″tik-neґme-on) [anti- + Gr. knēmē leg] the shin.

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  • anticnemion — an·tic·ne·mi·on …   English syllables

  • anticnemion — ˌantikˈnēmēˌän, ˌōn, ən noun ( s) Etymology: Greek antiknēmion, from anti anti (I) + knēmion small leg, diminutive of knēmē leg, shank more at ham : the front of the leg …   Useful english dictionary

  • border — The part of a surface that forms its outer boundary. SEE ALSO: edge, margin, b.. SYN: margo [TA]. alveolar b. 1. the most occlusal edge of the alveolar bone; 2. SYN: alveolar process of …   Medical dictionary

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