breastbone

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breastbone

(brĕst′bōn′)
n.

breastbone

The STERNUM.
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Doctors separated the twins' livers, repositioned their hearts and rebuilt their breastbones, Xinhua said.
Previous studies had linked this gene to palate and breastbone development.
And if the Angels conveniently overlooked this fact and emerged from the weekend with their breastbones jutting out, well, there's probably no harm in that.