[ stur-nl ]
/ ˈstɜr nl /
of or relating to the sternum.
Words nearby sternal
OTHER WORDS FROM sternalpost·ster·nal, adjectivesub·ster·nal, adjective
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Examples from the Web for substernal
Substernal, sub-ster′nal, adj. situated beneath the sternum.
Medicine definitions for substernal
[ stûr′nəl ]
Of, relating to, or occurring near the sternum.
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