noun en·do·sternite \¦en(ˌ)dō+\

Definition of endosternite

  1. :  a part of the endoskeleton of an arthropod: a :  the part of one apodeme of a crustacean derived from the membrane between sternal plates b :  entosternite c :  one of the ventral segmental parts of the insect endoskeleton

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Origin and Etymology of endosternite

International Scientific Vocabulary end- + sternite

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