Lophostea
Lophosteon Lo*phos"te*on, n.; pl. L. {Lophostea}, E. {Lophosteons}. [NL., from Gr. lo`fos a crest + ? a bone.] (Anat.) The central keel-bearing part of the sternum in birds. [1913 Webster]

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  • Lophosteon — Lo*phos te*on, n.; pl. L. {Lophostea}, E. {Lophosteons}. [NL., from Gr. lo fos a crest + ? a bone.] (Anat.) The central keel bearing part of the sternum in birds. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lophosteons — Lophosteon Lo*phos te*on, n.; pl. L. {Lophostea}, E. {Lophosteons}. [NL., from Gr. lo fos a crest + ? a bone.] (Anat.) The central keel bearing part of the sternum in birds. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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