Intersternal
Intersternal In`ter*ster"nal, a. (Zo["o]l.) Between the sternal; -- said of certain membranes or parts of insects and crustaceans. [1913 Webster]

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  • intersternal — in·ter·ster·nal (in″tər sturґnəl) between parts of the sternum …   Medical dictionary

  • Endosternite — En do*ster nite, n. [Endo + sternum.] (Zo[ o]l.) The part of each apodeme derived from the intersternal membrane in Crustacea and insects. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wax scale — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) In Apis, thin plates of wax secreted from the intersternal pockets of younger worker bees …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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