Definition, synonyms and picture of esternón

esternón

noun esternón

Translation: sternum

Definition of esternón in Spanish

Hueso impar, plano y alargado, localizado en la parte anterior y central del tórax, que se articula con las costillas verdaderas, así como con las clavículas.

Synonyms of esternón in Spanish

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Definition of esternón in English

Long flat bone that is located in the anterior and medial part of the thorax, articulated with the true ribs and the clavicles.

Synonyms of esternón in English

sternum

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