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] ||

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  • 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 — n.; pl. sterna [Gr. entos, within; sternon, chest] (ARTHROPODA) The internal processes or system of processes of the sternum …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • entosternum — en·to·sternum …   English syllables

  • entosternum — “+ noun (plural entosterna) Etymology: New Latin, from ent + sternum : an internal process or system of processes of the sternum of an insect or other arthropod …   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

  • entosternal — |en(ˌ)tō+ adjective Etymology: New Latin entosternum + English al : relating to the entosternum * * * entosternal see ento prefix …   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

  • 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

  • entosternite — “+ noun Etymology: New Latin entosternum + English ite : a cartilaginous structure giving attachment to muscles in the cephalothorax of various arachnids and of limuli …   Useful english dictionary

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