ribcage

ribcage
ribcage NOUN the bony frame formed by the ribs.

English terms dictionary. 2015.

Игры ⚽ Поможем решить контрольную работу

Look at other dictionaries:

  • ribcage — rib cage n. The enclosing structure formed by the ribs and the bones to which they are attached. * * * …   Universalium

  • ribcage — see rib cage …   English dictionary

  • ribcage — n. rounded bone structure that surrounds the heart and lungs and is comprised of the ribs and the bones connected to the ribs …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ribcage — noun the bony frame formed by the ribs …   English new terms dictionary

  • ribcage — n. the wall of bones formed by the ribs round the chest …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pilates — This article is about the physical fitness system. For its inventor, see Joseph Pilates. For the Roman governor, see Pontius Pilate. For the similar word, see Pilatus (disambiguation). Pilates (English pronunciation: /pɨˈlɑːtiːz/, German …   Wikipedia

  • Human back — Back redirects here. For other uses, please see Back (disambiguation). The human back is the large posterior area of the human body, rising from the top of the buttocks to the back of the neck and the shoulders. It is the surface opposite to the… …   Wikipedia

  • Cast of Thousands — This article is about the Elbow album. For the Adverts album, see Cast of Thousands (Adverts album). Cast of Thousands Studio album by Elbow …   Wikipedia

  • Norrbottenspets — Other names Nordic Spitz Norrbottenspitz Pohjanpystykorva Country of origin Sweden Traits …   Wikipedia

  • Skeleton — [ Exoskeleton of an Ant] In biology, the skeleton is a strong and often a rigid framework that supports the body of an animal, holding it upright and giving it shape and strength (Also skeletal system and, in special cases, shell or test). The… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”