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intercostal

adjective uk   /ˌɪn.təˈkɒs.təl/ us    /-t̬ɚˈkɑː.stəl/ specialized
between the ribs (= bones around the chest): intercostal muscles intercostal pain

intercostal

noun uk   /ˌɪn.təˈkɒs.təl/ us    /-t̬ɚˈkɑː.stəl/ specialized
one of the muscles between the ribs (= bones around the chest)
Translations of “intercostal”
in Chinese (Traditional) 肋間的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 肋间的…
(Definition of intercostal from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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