costiferous definition

  • adjective:
    • Bearing ribs.
    • Rib-bearing, whilst the dorsal vertebræ.
    • Bearing ribs.
    • Rib-bearing, as the dorsal vertebræ.
  • others:
    • In structure, rib-bearing: put on those vertebræ, since the dorsal vertebræ of man, which bear free articulated ribs, and also to those components or processes of this sternum of some pets, as wild birds, to which ribs are jointed.
    • In anatomy, rib-bearing: applied to those vertebræ, whilst the dorsal vertebræ of guy, which bear free articulated ribs, also to those parts or processes of sternum of some animals, as wild birds, to which ribs tend to be jointed.
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