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胸骨
Simplified 胸骨
Traditional 胸骨
Related words 胸骨的 
Pin Yin
xiong1 gu3
English
  • sternum
  • breastbone
  • [Medicine] breast bone; breastbone; ossa pectoris; ossa xiphoides; scutum pectoris
  • sterno-; sternum
Examples:
1. (解剖学)没有与胸骨相连。
(anatomy) not connected to the sternum or breastbone.
2. 喙突大多数低等脊椎动物(如鸟类和爬行动物)的一块喙状骨头,有关节与肩板及胸骨相连
A beak-shaped bone articulating with the scapula and sternum in most lower vertebrates, such as birds and reptiles.
3. 剔除一块鸡胸骨
Debone a chicken breast.
4. 此后,喙、爪和胸骨变得很软和易弯曲。
Later, the beak, claws and keel become very soft and pliable.
5. 胸骨的、与之有关的或靠近胸骨的。
Of or relating to or near the sternum.
6. 胸骨胸骨上部的宽大部分,锁骨和前两根肋骨借其以活动
The broad upper division of the sternum with which the clavicle and first two ribs articulate.
7. 由食管炎引起的胃灼热,其部位发生于胸骨下。
The heartburn associated oesophagitis is substernal in location.
8. 胸骨胸骨很大的中间部分
The large middle section of the sternum.
9. 胸骨前只有很少可用的肌肉能够缝合。
There is little available musculature to suture anterior to the sternum.
10. 胸腺:胸骨与心脏之间的角锥形的淋巴器官。
Thymus: Pyramid-shaped lymphoid organ (see lymphoid tissue) Between the Breastbone and the heart.