noun, plural shinleaves.
a North American plant, Pyrola elliptica, having leaves used formerly for shinplasters.
any plant of the genus Pyrola.
noun (pl) -leaves
the usual US name for wintergreen (sense 3)
noun 1. the front part of the leg from the knee to the ankle. 2. the lower part of the foreleg in cattle. 3. the shinbone or tibia, especially its sharp edge or front portion. 4. Chiefly British. a cut of beef similar to the U.S. shank, usually cut into small pieces for stewing. verb […]
noun (in Ireland) 1. (informal) a supporter or member of Sinn Féin
noun, Southwestern U.S. 1. a dense growth of small trees, especially scrub oaks.
noun, plural shinnies. 1. a simple variety of hockey, played with a ball, block of wood, or the like, and clubs curved at one end. 2. the club used. verb (used without object), shinnied, shinnying. 3. to play shinny. 4. to drive the ball at shinny. verb (used without object), shinnied, shinnying. 1. shin1 (def […]