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Synonyms and Antonyms of breastbone

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breastbone

synonym (synonym of breastbone)

  • (noun.body)
    the flat bone that articulates with the clavicles and the first seven pairs of ribs (noun.body)
     

hypernym (breastbone IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • the flat bone that articulates with the clavicles and the first seven pairs of ribs (noun.body)
    rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates (noun.body)
     

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • (noun.body)
    the large central part of the breastbone (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the upper part of the breastbone (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    smallest of the three parts of the breastbone; articulates with the corpus sternum and the seventh rib (noun.body)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • (noun.body)
    the part of the human torso between the neck and the diaphragm or the corresponding part in other vertebrates (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the part of the skeleton that includes the skull and spinal column and sternum and ribs (noun.body)
     

derivation (.... is derived from breastbone)

  • (adj.pert)
    of or relating to or near the sternum (adj.pert)
     
synonym hypernym part holonym part meronym derivation sternum bone os corpus sternum gladiolus manubrium xiphoid process chest pectus thorax axial skeleton sternal

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