impression for costoclavicular ligament

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im·pres·sion for cos·to·cla·vic·u·lar lig·a·ment

an irregular pitted area on the inferior surface of the clavicle at its sternal end, giving attachment to the costoclavicular ligament.
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The Knoop hardess test determines the hardness from the resistance of metal to indentation by a pyramidal diamond indentor with edged angles of 170 [degrees] 30 min and 130 [degrees] which makes a rhomboid impression with one long and one short diagonal.