xiphocostal

xiphocostal

 [zif″o-kos´tal]
pertaining to the xiphoid process and ribs.
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xiph·o·cos·tal

(zif'ō-kos'tăl),
Relating to the xiphoid process and the ribs.
[xipho- + L. costa, rib]
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