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sternocostal

[stur-noh-kos-tl, -kaw-stl]
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adjective Anatomy, Zoology.
  1. of, relating to, or situated between the sternum and ribs.

Origin of sternocostal

First recorded in 1775–85; sterno- + costal
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sternocostal in Medicine

sternocostal

([object Object])
adj.
  1. Of or relating to both the sternum and the ribs.
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