Definition of episternum in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌɛpɪˈstəːnəm/

noun (plural episternums or episterna /ˌɛpɪˈstəːnə/)

1A bone between the clavicles, especially (in mammals) the upper part of the sternum.
1.1(In insects) the anterior part of the side wall of a thoracic segment.

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