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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to or near the flat bone that articulates with the clavicles and the first seven pairs of ribs.

Usage examples (31)
  • L, sternal origin of sterno-cleido-mastoid muscle;
  • They do exhibit the anatine type of sternal keel though.
  • The sterno-mastoid was prominent, also the sternal third of the clavicle.
  • In camels this watery swelling is often seen above the eyes and each side of the sternal pad. for more
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