Definition of Metosteon

1. n. The postero-lateral ossification in the sternum of birds; also, the part resulting from such ossification.



Definition of Metosteon

1. Noun. (anatomy) The posterolateral ossification in the sternum of birds. ¹

2. Noun. (anatomy) The part resulting from such ossification. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Metosteon

1. The postero-lateral ossification in the sternum of birds; also, the part resulting from such ossification. Origin: NL, fr. Gr. After + bone. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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