• Definition for "entosternum"
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entosternum definition

  • noun:
    • The entoplastron.
    • See entoplastron.
    • In entomology: A collective name the apodemes or interior procedures associated with sternum in the thorax of an insect.
    • Any one of those processes, generally speaking distinguished as antefurca, mesofurca, and postfurca.
    • The entoplastron.
    • See entoplastron.
    • In entomology: A collective name for the apodemes or interior processes of this sternum in thorax of an insect.
    • Any one of the processes, generally distinguished as antefurca, mesofurca, and postfurca.
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