Entoplastron
Entoplastron \En`to*plas"tron\, n.; pl. {Entoplastra}. [Ento- + plastron.] (Anat.) The median plate of the plastron of turtles; -- called also {entosternum}. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • entoplastron — en·to·plastron …   English syllables

  • entoplastron — “+ noun (plural entoplastra) Etymology: ent + plastron : a median bony plate of the anterior part of the plastron of turtles that is considered homologous with the interclavicle of other reptiles * * * entoplasˈtron noun The unpaired plate behind …   Useful english dictionary

  • Entoplastra — Entoplastron En to*plas tron, n.; pl. {Entoplastra}. [Ento + plastron.] (Anat.) The median plate of the plastron of turtles; called also {entosternum}. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • entosternum — Entoplastron En to*plas tron, n.; pl. {Entoplastra}. [Ento + plastron.] (Anat.) The median plate of the plastron of turtles; called also {entosternum}. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Пластрон — расписной черепахи (Chrysemys picta) Пластрон (зоол., лат.  …   Википедия

  • entoplastral — |entō+ adjective Etymology: entoplastron + al : of or relating to an entoplastron * * * entoplasˈtral adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑ento …   Useful english dictionary

  • Entosterna — Entosternum En to*ster num, n.; pl. {Entosterna}. [NL. See {Ento }, and {Sternum}.] (Anat.) See {Entoplastron}. {En to*ster nal}, a. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Entosternal — Entosternum En to*ster num, n.; pl. {Entosterna}. [NL. See {Ento }, and {Sternum}.] (Anat.) See {Entoplastron}. {En to*ster nal}, a. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Entosternum — En to*ster num, n.; pl. {Entosterna}. [NL. See {Ento }, and {Sternum}.] (Anat.) See {Entoplastron}. {En to*ster nal}, a. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Scute — A scute or scutum (Latin scutum , plural: scuta shield ) is a horny, chitinous, or bony external plate or scale, as on the shell of a turtle, the skin of crocodiles, or the feet of some birds. They are similar to scales, but unlike the scales of… …   Wikipedia

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