• Definition for "false rib"
    • Any of the lower ribs which do not…
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false rib definition

  • noun:
    • Any of the lower ribs which do not unite straight with all the sternum. The five reduced pairs of ribs in people are false ribs.
    • Any of the lower ribs that do not unite straight aided by the sternum. The five lower pairs of ribs in humans tend to be untrue ribs.
    • some of the lower ribs that do not unite straight aided by the sternum. The five lower pairs of ribs in people are untrue ribs.
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