intercostal: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (in"tur-kos'tl, -kô'stl), [key]
- pertaining to muscles, parts, or intervals between the ribs.
- situated between the ribs.
- noting a structural member situated between or divided by continuous members, as frames or keelsons.
- an intercostal muscle, member, or space.
- intercostal (Thesaurus)