breastbone

(brest-bone)

The long flat bone that forms the center front of the chest wall. The breastbone is attached to the collarbone and the first seven ribs. Also called sternum.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "breastbone"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "esternón"

Hueso largo y plano en el centro de la parte delantera del pecho. El esternón está unido a la clavícula y a las siete primeras costillas.