[ stûr′nə-brə ]
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n. pl. ster•ne•brae (-brē)
One of the four segments of the primordial sternum of the embryo, the fusion of which forms the body of the adult sternum.
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Between the last sternebra and the xiphisternum two pairs articulate.The Vertebrate Skeleton|Sidney H. Reynolds