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Related to asternal: Sternal ribs
1. Not connected to the sternum.
2. Lacking a sternum.
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1. (Anatomy) not connected or joined to the sternum
2. (Anatomy) lacking a sternum
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|Adj.||1.||asternal - not connected to the sternum or breastbone; "asternal ribs"|
unconnected - not joined or linked together
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