suprasternale

noun
su·​pra·​ster·​na·​le | \ -nā(- -nä(- \
plural -s

Definition of suprasternale

: the deepest point in the hollow of the suprasternal notch lying at the middle of the anterior-superior border of the sternal manubrium

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History and Etymology for suprasternale

New Latin, from supra- + sternum + -ale, neuter of Latin -alis -al

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“Suprasternale.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/suprasternale. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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