episternalia

plural noun epi·ster·na·lia \ˌepə̇ˌstərˈnālēə, -pēˌ-, -lyə\

Definition of episternalia

  1. :  two small centers of ossification sometimes developing between the clavicles and sternum and fusing with the sternum

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Origin and Etymology of episternalia

New Latin, from epi- + stern- + -alia


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