Urosteon
Urosteon U*ros"te*on, n.; pl. L. {Urostea}, E. {Urosteons}. [NL., fr. Gr. ? the tail + ? a bone.] (Anat.) A median ossification back of the lophosteon in the sternum of some birds. [1913 Webster]

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  • urosteon — uros·te·on …   English syllables

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  • Urostea — Urosteon U*ros te*on, n.; pl. L. {Urostea}, E. {Urosteons}. [NL., fr. Gr. ? the tail + ? a bone.] (Anat.) A median ossification back of the lophosteon in the sternum of some birds. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Urosteons — Urosteon U*ros te*on, n.; pl. L. {Urostea}, E. {Urosteons}. [NL., fr. Gr. ? the tail + ? a bone.] (Anat.) A median ossification back of the lophosteon in the sternum of some birds. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 尾骨 — wěigǔ (1) [coccyx; tailbone] (2) 人类和某些其它灵长类骶骨以外的脊柱末端, 通常包括四个小椎骨, 而在成年几乎完全合并而只剩下痕迹的尾 (3) 脊椎动物(例如鸟类)的一块骨骼, 相当于原始尾骶骨 (4) [urosteon]∶某些鸟类胸骨龙骨脊背部的正中骨化 …   Advanced Chinese dictionary

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