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tho·rac·ic

 (thə-răs′ĭk)
adj.
Of, relating to, or situated in or near the thorax: the thoracic vertebrae; thoracic appendages.

tho·rac′i·cal·ly adv.

thoracic

(θɔːˈræsɪk)
adj
(Anatomy) of, near, or relating to the thorax

tho•rac•ic

(θɔˈræs ɪk, θoʊ-)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or involving the thorax.
[1650–60; < Medieval Latin thōrācicus < Greek thōrākikós. See thorax, -ic]

tho·rac·ic

(thə-răs′ĭk)
Relating to or located in or near the thorax: thoracic vertebrae.

thoracic

Relating to the chest.
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Adj.1.thoracic - of or relating to the chest or thorax; "pectoral organ"
Translations

thoracic

[θɔːˈræsɪk] ADJtorácico

thoracic

adjBrust-, thorakal (spec); thoracic vertebraBrustwirbel m

thoracic

[θɔːˈræsɪk] adj (Med) → toracico/a

tho·rac·ic

a. torácico-a, rel. al tórax;
___ cagecaja o pared ___;
___ cavitycavidad ___;
___ contusioncontusión ___;
___ ductconducto ___;
___ drainagedrenaje ___;
___ girdlecintura escapular ___;
___ injuriestraumatismos ___;
___ neoplasmsneoplasmas ___;
___ wallpared ___.

thoracic

adj torácico
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