Shank is the lower part of the leg; shin.

It may also refer to:

  • Shank (meat), a cut of meat (e.g., beef shank)
  • Shank (video game), an action game
  • Shank (2009 film), An LGBT based film
  • Shank (2010 film), a thriller set in futuristic London
  • Shank (sewing), such as button shanks and thread shanks
  • Shank, a play by Richard Vincent
  • Slang for shiv, a makeshift knife
  • Shank, a poor golf shot
  • Shanks, wading birds in the genus Tringa
  • Shank of a brass mouthpiece

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Shank - Miscellaneous
... SHANK1 and SHANK2, types of protein Sheepshank, a knot used to shorten a rope Lead shank, a type of lead used for horses Shankh, a quantity in the Indian numbering system ...
Shank (footwear)
... In a boot or shoe, the shank is a part of the supportive structure between the insole and outsole ... The presence of a shank is crucial to the functionality of mountaineering boots as they diminish the load incurred by the wearer’s feet and calves over the course of an ascent ... Traditionally constructed of steel, contemporary shanks are more commonly made up of less heat conductive but equally rigid options such as fiberglass and Kevlar ...
SHANK2 - Function
... This gene encodes a protein that is a member of the Shank family of synaptic proteins that may function as molecular scaffolds in the postsynaptic density (PSD) ... Shank proteins contain multiple domains for protein-protein interaction, including ankyrin repeats, an SH3 domain, a PSD-95/Dlg/ZO-1 domain, a sterile alpha motif domain, and a ... The alternative splicing demonstrated in Shank genes has been suggested as a mechanism for regulating the molecular structure of Shank and the ...
Cathy Rush - Immaculata
... you do." One of her strongest players was Theresa Shank (who would go on to a coaching career that earned her a spot in the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame) ... Shank was a six foot center, who started the same year as Rush ... In their ninth game, Shank and Maureen Mooney didn't show up ...
SHANK3 - Function
... This gene is a member of the Shank gene family ... Shank proteins are multidomain scaffold proteins of the postsynaptic density that connect neurotransmitter receptors, ion channels, and other membrane proteins to the actin cytoskeleton and G-protein-coupled signaling ... Shank proteins also play a role in synapse formation and dendritic spine maturation ...