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shin splints

noun plural but singular or plural in construction

Definition of SHIN SPLINTS

:  injury to and inflammation of the tibial and toe extensor muscles or their fasciae caused by repeated minimal traumas (as by running)
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First Known Use of SHIN SPLINTS

circa 1930

Rhymes with SHIN SPLINTS

Medical Dictionary

shin splints

noun plural but singular or plural in construction

Medical Definition of SHIN SPLINTS

:  painful injury to and inflammation of the tibial and toe extensor muscles or their fasciae that is caused by repeated minimal traumas (as by running on a hard surface)

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