sternoclavicular angle

n.

The angle formed by the junction of the clavicle with the sternum.

Nearby words

  1. sternitic,
  2. sternmost,
  3. sterno,
  4. sterno-,
  5. sternoclavicular,
  6. sternocleidomastoid,
  7. sternocleidomastoid vein,
  8. sternocostal,
  9. sternocostal ligament,
  10. sternodynia


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