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shin splints

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shin splints(noun)

    painful inflammation of the muscles around the shins; frequent among runners

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  1. shin splints(Noun)

    Inflammation of muscles around the shins.

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  1. Shin splints

    Medial tibial stress syndrome, tibial periostitis or shin splints is a common injury that affects athletes who engage in running sports or physical activity. This condition is characterized by pain in the lower part of the leg between the knee and the ankle. MTSS injuries are caused by repeated trauma to the connective muscle tissue surrounding the tibia. Ignoring this injury may result in a more serious condition such as a stress fracture or breakage of the bones.

How to pronounce shin splints?

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How to say shin splints in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shin splints in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shin splints in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of shin splints in a Sentence

  1. Kai Hibbard:

    She said I had such severe shin splints that she did n’t know how I was still walking.

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