Definitions for: Xiphisternum






Webster (1913) Definition: Xiph"i*ster"num, n.; pl. Xiphisterna. [NL., fr.
Gr. xi`fos a sword + sternum.] (Anat.)
(a) The posterior segment, or extremity, of the sternum; --
sometimes called metasternum, ensiform cartilage,
ensiform process, or xiphoid process.
(b) The xiphiplastron. -- Xiph"i*ster"nala.


Try our:
Scrabble Word Finder

Scrabble Cheat

Words With Friends Cheat

Hanging With Friends Cheat

Scramble With Friends Cheat

Ruzzle Cheat