Translation of breastbone in Spanish:

breastbone

Pronunciation: /ˈbrestbəʊn/

n

  • 1.1 [Anatomy/Anatomía] esternón (masculine)
    More example sentences
    • To get to your heart the surgeon makes an incision down the middle of your chest and separates your breastbone.
    • The heart is a hollow, muscular organ that lies in the center of the chest under the breastbone.
    • All the blood cells are formed in the marrow of the flat bones such as the skull, breastbone and pelvis.
    1.2 [Cookery/Cocina] hueso (m) de la pechuga, quilla (f)

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