xiphisternum

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noun xi·phi·ster·num \ˌzī-fə-ˈstər-nəm, ˌzi-\

Definition of xiphisternum

plural

xiphisterna

play \ˌzī-fə-ˈstər-nə, ˌzi-\

Origin and Etymology of xiphisternum

New Latin, from Greek xiphos sword + New Latin sternum


First Known Use: circa 1860


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xiphisternum

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noun xi·phi·ster·num \ˌzī-fə-ˈstər-nəm, ˌzif-ə-\

Medical Definition of xiphisternum

plural

xiphisterna

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