transtibial etymology

English word transtibial comes from English tibial, English trans-

Detailed word origin of transtibial

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
tibial English (eng) (anatomy) Of or pertaining to a tibia or a structure associated with a tibia. (music) Of or relating to a pipe or flute (anatomy) A tibial bone.
trans- English (eng) (chemistry) A compound in which two atoms or groups are situated on opposite sides of some plane of symmetry passing through the compound. (Also used without the hyphen as an adjective; see trans.). Across, through, over, beyond, to or on the other side of, outside of.. Transgender or transsexual, or pertaining to those who are transgender or transsexual.
transtibial English (eng) Through the tibia.

Words with the same origin as transtibial

Descendants of trans-
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