Definition of Costal. Meaning of Costal. Synonyms of Costal

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Definition of Costal

Costal
Costal Cos"tal (k?s"tal), a. [Cf. F. costal. See Costa.] 1. (Anat.) Pertaining to the ribs or the sides of the body; as, costal nerves. 2. (Bot. & Zo["o]l.) Relating to a costa, or rib. Costal cartilage. See Cartilage, and Illust. of Thorax.

Meaning of Costal from wikipedia

- Costal may refer to: an adjective related to the rib (Latin: costa) in anatomy Costal cartilage, a type of cartilage forming bars which serve to prolong...
- costal margin is the lower edge of the chest (thorax) formed by the bottom edge of the rib cage. Sometimes referred to as the costal arch, the costal...
- pointed and free. In old age the costal cartilages are prone to undergo superficial ossification. Position of the costal cartilages (shown in red). Animation...
- In production, research, retail, and accounting, a cost is the value of money that has been used up to produce something or deliver a service, and hence...
- costal facet, the inferior costal facet, and the transverse costal facet. Rib 1 only articulates with a transverse costal facet. A transverse costal facet...
- The superior costal facet (or superior costal fovea) is a site where a rib forms a joint with the top of a vertebra. Ribs connect to the thoracic vertebrae...
- The transverse costal facet (or transverse costal fovea) is one of the costal facets, a site where a rib forms a joint with the transverse process of a...
- Costal surface (referring to the side near the ribs) may refer to: Costal surface of lung Costal surface of sca****...
- On the medial part of the clavicle is a broad rough surface, the costal tuberosity (impression for costoclavicular ligament), rather more than 2 cm. in...
- articulates with the inferior costal facet on the vertebra above, and the larger region articulates with the superior costal facet on the vertebra with the...
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