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(Anatomy) the nontechnical name for sternum
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|Noun||1.||breastbone - the flat bone that articulates with the clavicles and the first seven pairs of ribs|
manubrium - the upper part of the breastbone
xiphoid process - smallest of the three parts of the breastbone; articulates with the corpus sternum and the seventh rib
chest, pectus, thorax - the part of the human torso between the neck and the diaphragm or the corresponding part in other vertebrates
axial skeleton - the part of the skeleton that includes the skull and spinal column and sternum and ribs
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technical name sternum
technical name sternum
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breastbone[ˈbrestbəʊn] N → esternón m
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breastbone[ˈbrɛstˌbəʊn] n → sterno
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breastboneesternón m (form), hueso del pecho
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