[ stur-noh ]

  1. flammable hydrocarbon jelly packaged in a small can for use as a portable heat source for cooking.

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  1. a combining form representing sternum in compound words: sternocostal.

  • Also especially before a vowel, stern-. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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