xiphisternum


xi·phi·ster·num

noun \ˌzī-fə-ˈstər-nəm, ˌzi-\
plural xi·phi·ster·na\-nə\

Definition of XIPHISTERNUM

Origin of XIPHISTERNUM

New Latin, from Greek xiphos sword + New Latin sternum
First Known Use: circa 1860

xi·phi·ster·num

noun \ˌzī-fə-ˈstər-nəm, ˌzif-ə-\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural xi·phi·ster·na \-nə\

Medical Definition of XIPHISTERNUM

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