thoracic


tho·rac·ic

adjective \thə-ˈra-sik\

Definition of THORACIC

:  of, relating to, located within, or involving the thorax
tho·rac·i·cal·ly \-si-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

First Known Use of THORACIC

circa 1658

Other Anatomy Terms

bilateral symmetry, carotid, cartilage, dorsal, entrails, prehensile, renal, solar plexus, supine, ventral

tho·rac·ic

adjective \thə-ˈras-ik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of THORACIC

: of, relating to, located within, or involving the thorax <thoracic trauma> <thoracic surgery>
tho·rac·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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