region of chest

n.

Any of the topographical divisions of the chest, including the presternal, pectoral, mammary, inframammary, and axillary regions.

Nearby words

  1. regina,
  2. reginald,
  3. regiomontanus,
  4. region,
  5. region of back,
  6. region of face,
  7. region of head,
  8. region of inferior limb,
  9. region of superior limb,
  10. regional


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