Sterno-

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Sterno- A combining form used in anatomy to indicate connection with, or relation to the sternum; as, sternocostal, sternoscapular.
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Usage

In literature:

The next muscles to become stiff and painful are those of the neck, especially the sterno-mastoid and trapezius.
"Manual of Surgery" by Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
Six months later, a small sac still exists beneath the sterno-mastoid.
"Surgical Experiences in South Africa, 1899-1900" by George Henry Makins
Sterno-rhabdite: a sternal rhabdite.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
P. Mastoid half of sterno-mastoid muscle.
"Surgical Anatomy" by Joseph Maclise
The shortened sterno-mastoid stands out prominently, and, on any attempt to straighten the head, can be felt as a firm, fibrous band.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
The air blossomed with the smell of deadly C-4, like acrid Sterno.
"Project Daedalus" by Thomas Hoover
Desmognathous, without basipterygoid processes; with one pair of sterno-tracheal muscles.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 7" by Various
The muscles which occupy the infrahyoid region are: the sterno-thyroid, the sterno-hyoid, and the omo-hyoid.
"Artistic Anatomy of Animals" by Édouard Cuyer
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In news:

For a party, keep cheese dips warm over Sterno in a chafing dish or in a slow cooker.
Three People Severely Burned by Sterno Lantern .
Three People Severely Burned by Sterno Lantern.
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