bicipital rib

[bī-sĭpĭ-tl]

n.

Fusion of the first thoracic rib with the corresponding cervical vertebra.

Nearby words

  1. bichon frise,
  2. bichromate,
  3. bichromate process,
  4. bichrome,
  5. bicipital,
  6. bick-iron,
  7. bicker,
  8. bickering,
  9. bickerstaff, isaac,
  10. bickie


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