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xiphoid

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noun xi·phoid \ˈzī-ˌfȯid, ˈzi-\

Definition of xiphoid

xiphoid adjective


Origin of xiphoid

New Latin xiphoides, from Greek xiphoeidēs, from xiphos


First Known Use: circa 1860


Medical Dictionary

xiphoid

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noun xi·phoid \ˈzī-ˌfȯid, ˈzif-ˌȯid\

Medical Definition of xiphoid

    xiphoid adjective




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