胸骨

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
きょう
Grade: 6
こつ
Grade: 6
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

胸骨 (hiragana きょうこつ, romaji kyōkotsu)

  1. (anatomy) breastbone, sternum

References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin xiōnggǔ
Zhuyin ㄒㄩㄥ ㄍㄨˇ
IPA (key) /ɕi̯ʊŋ⁵⁵ ku²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

Noun[edit]

胸骨 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin xiōnggǔ)

  1. breastbone; sternum