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shin

1
1. the front part of the lower leg
2. the front edge of the tibia

shin

2
the 22nd letter in the Hebrew alphabet (שׁ), transliterated as sh
References in classic literature ?
First they fastened on greaves and covered their shins with green bean- pods broken into two parts which they had gnawed out, standing over them all night.
They covered their shins with leaves of mallows, and had breastplates made of fine green beet-leaves, and cabbage-leaves, skilfully fashioned, for shields.
While water flows, and tall trees put forth leaves, and rivers swell, and the sea breaks on the shore; while the sun rises and shines and the bright moon also, ever remaining on this mournful tomb I tell the passer-by that Midas here lies buried.'
The souring of a joint venture in Beijing between top Taiwan retailer Shin Kong Mitsukoshi and Chinese partner Beijing Hualian Group has brought home the risk to local businesses of investing in China.
On the day of the fire, Elizabeth Shin reportedly told two students that she planned to kill herself.
The Thai airline is a joint venture between Malaysia's AirAsia Bhd (49%) and Shin Corp (50%).
As one of the leading producers for Newark, N.J.-based Prudential Financial Inc., with his agency based in the Koreatown section of Los Angeles, Shin obviously has bridged the cultural gap of his native Korea to run a shop with 48 agents, nearly half of whom have been Million Dollar Round Table qualifiers.
Of the insurer's investors, a consortium led by Hong Kong-based Affinity Equity Partners (AEP) submitted an application for arbitration against Shin with the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) last year to exercise the put option, since the insurer has yet to go public after years of delay.
The lawyers of the minors, as well as some prominent public figures, criticized the Shin Bet's interrogation methods, which they believe are unethical.
Shin concludes that North Korea is rational--or at least mostly rational--in 9 out of the 10 cases he examines: 6 in the Kim Il-Sung era (1950-94), 2 in the Kim Jong-Il era (1994-2011) and 2 Kim Jong-Un era (2012--present).
Organized annually by the Department of Tourism's (DOT) Dive Philippines, this year's five-day shootout in the waters of Anilao drew more than 200 participants from all over the world and Shin faced off with long-time experts in the field.
SHIN's intervention in Nigeria's health sector is in addition to the giant contributions of the global giant in promoting Nigerian Content where young Nigerians get world-class training and certification at the Welding Qualification Centre in Lagos as part of SHIN's social contribution and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).