Definition, synonyms and picture of rib cage

rib cage

nombre rib cage

Translation: caja torácica

Definition of rib cage in Spanish

Bone structure, located in the thorax of most vertebrates, composed of the ribs, sternum, and vertebral column, which encloses the lungs and heart.

Synonyms of rib cage in Spanish

ribcage

Definition of rib cage in English

Estructura ósea conformada por las costillas, el esternón y parte de la columna vertebral, que protege los órganos internos del tórax.

Synonyms of rib cage in English

caja torácica

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(N) Huesos del tórax

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