breastbone

noun breast·bone \ ˈbres(t)-ˌbōn \

Definition of breastbone

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First Known Use of breastbone

before 12th century


BREASTBONE Defined for English Language Learners

breastbone

noun

Definition of breastbone for English Language Learners

  • : a flat, narrow bone in the middle of the chest to which the ribs are connected


BREASTBONE Defined for Kids

breastbone

noun breast·bone \ ˈbrest-ˈbōn \

Definition of breastbone for Students

: a flat narrow bone in the middle of the chest to which the ribs are connected

Medical Dictionary

breastbone

noun breast·bone \ ˈbres(t)-ˈbōn, -ˌbōn \

medical Definition of breastbone



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