thoracic

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From Ancient Greek θωρακικός ‎(thōrakikós, suffering in the chest, of the thorax), from θώραξ ‎(thṓrax, thorax).

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thoracic ‎(not comparable)

  1. (anatomy) Of the thorax.

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thoracic ‎(plural thoracics)

  1. (zoology) One of a group of fishes having the ventral fins placed beneath the thorax or beneath the pectoral fins.

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