chon·dro·gla·di·o·lar (kon″dro-glə-diґo-lər) [chondro- + gladiolus] pertaining to or affecting the costal cartilages and body of the sternum (gladiolus); see pectus carinatum.

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  • Pectus carinatum — Pigeon breasted. In Latin “pectus” means “chest” and “carina” keel = a chest shaped like the keel of a boat (looking at the keel from outside the boat). * * * see pigeon chest * * * [L. “keeled breast”] a group of deformities of the anterior… …   Medical dictionary

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