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English definition of “sternocostal”

sternocostal

adjective uk   /ˌstɜːn.əʊˈkɒst.əl/ us    /ˌstɜr.noʊˈkɑs.tl̩/ specialized
between the ribs (= curved bones in the chest) and the sternum (= the main bone in the chest): sternocostal joints
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