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Words nearby breastbone
Example sentences from the Web for breastbone
The breastbone of a fowl is firmer and the wings and feet harder than those of the younger chicken.Dietetics for Nurses|Fairfax T. Proudfit
Cut off the feet of a chicken, break the breastbone flat, but be careful not to break the skin.Dressed Game and Poultry la Mode|Harriet A. de Salis
The next thing is to cut off the ribs, and the first step toward this is to cut out the sternum, or breastbone.Taxidermy and Zoological Collecting|William T. Hornaday
My heart is shaped like a cone, and placed in my chest near my breastbone, with its apex pointing downward to my left side.Object Lessons on the Human Body|Sarah F. Buckelew and Margaret W. Lewis
Cut in sharp at the point of the breastbone, turning the knife and cutting away the wishbone with the meat.Every Step in Canning|Grace Viall Gray