Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Between the sterna; said of certain membranes or parts of insects and crustaceans.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Between the sternal; -- said of certain membranes or parts of insects and crustaceans.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In anatomy, situated between the pieces of which the breast-bone is composed: as, an intersternal articulation.
  • In zoology, situated between the sternites or inferomedian parts of the successive somites of an arthropod.

Etymologies

inter- +‎ sternal (Wiktionary)

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