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manubrium

noun ma·nu·bri·um \mə-ˈn(y)ü-brē-əm\
plural -bria \-brē-ə\ also ma·nu·bri·ums

Medical Definition of MANUBRIUM

:  an anatomical process or part shaped like a handle: as a :  the uppermost segment of the sternum of humans and many other mammals that is a somewhat triangular flattened bone with anterolateral borders which articulate with the clavicles b :  the process of the malleus of the ear

Illustration of MANUBRIUM

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May 24, 2015
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