hemithorax

noun
hemi·tho·rax | \-ˈthō(ə)r-ˌaks, -ˈthȯ(ə)r- \
plural hemithoraxes or hemithoraces\-ˈthōr-ə-ˌsēz, -ˈthȯr- \

Medical Definition of hemithorax 

: a lateral half of the thorax

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