entoplastron

noun
en·​to·​plastron | \ "+ \
plural entoplastra

Definition of entoplastron

: a median bony plate of the anterior part of the plastron of turtles that is considered homologous with the interclavicle of other reptiles

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History and Etymology for entoplastron

ent- + plastron

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“Entoplastron.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/entoplastron. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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