Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A plural of thorax.

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  • n. Plural form of thorax.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Plural of thorax.

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Examples

  • When alive, the spiders kept on the gaster-only diet initially grew but then shriveled, while those eating the head, legs and thoraces thrived, with some tripling their weight.

    Why Spiders Always Devour Ants Head First | Impact Lab

  • “Pigs make a pretty good model for Neandertal thoraces,” Churchill told LiveScience.

    Shanidar 3 | clusterflock

  • Its green-eyed golden males (the females are all black) have huge perfume glands in their thoraces.

    Carpenter bee

  • The interspace between the thoraces may, however, have simply been the addition of the first artist who portrayed the Maids (from imagination?); then it may be surmised that they were ectopagous twins.

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine

  • The interspace between the thoraces may, however, have simply been the addition of the first artist who portrayed the

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine

  • "Pigs make a pretty good model for Neandertal thoraces," Churchill told LiveScience.

    FOXNews.com

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