1. Of or pertaining to a tibia.

2. Of or pertaining to a pipe or flute.

<zoology> Tibial spur, a spine frequently borne on the tibia of insects.

Origin: L. Tibialis, fr. Tibia the shin bone; also, a pipe or flute, originally made of a bone: cf. F. Tibial.

<anatomy> A tibial bone; a tibiale.

(01 Mar 1998)

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