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“subcostal” in British English

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subcostaladjective

uk /ˌsʌbˈkɒs.təl/ us /ˌsʌbˈkɑːs.təl/ specialized

below the ribs (= the curved bones in the chest):

subcostal arteries

(Definition of “subcostal” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)