costochondral

adjective
cos·​to·​chon·​dral | \ -ˈkän-drəl How to pronounce costochondral (audio) \

Medical Definition of costochondral

: relating to or joining a rib and costal cartilage a costochondral junction

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“Costochondral.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/costochondral. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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