Synonyms for costa

Synonyms for (noun) costa

Synonyms: rib, costa

Definition: any of the 12 pairs of curved arches of bone extending from the spine to or toward the sternum in humans (and similar bones in most vertebrates)

Similar words: os, bone

Definition: rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates

Synonyms: costa

Definition: a riblike part of a plant or animal (such as a middle rib of a leaf or a thickened vein of an insect wing)

Similar words: anatomical structure, bodily structure, body structure, complex body part, structure

Definition: a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing

Usage: he has good bone structure

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