thoracic

adjective tho·rac·ic \ thə-ˈra-sik \
|Updated on: 18 Jun 2018

Definition of thoracic

: of, relating to, located within, or involving the thorax

thoracically

play \thə-ˈra-si-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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First Known Use of thoracic

circa 1658

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thoracic

adjective tho·rac·ic \ thə-ˈras-ik \

medical Definition of thoracic

: of, relating to, located within, or involving the thorax
  • thoracic trauma
  • thoracic surgery

thoracically

play \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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