: set of bones including
the dorsal vertebrae, the ribs and the sternum, that encloses the heart
and lungs of vertebrates.
: part at the top of the sternum where the ribs end.
: spatula-shaped outgrowth of the scapula.
: outgrowth on the upper edge of the scapula.
: one of two flat, triangular bones of the back.
: bones forming the thoracic cage.
Location of heart
: place in which the heart is lodged.
: outgrowth of the bottom of the sternum.
: flexible, elastic tissue of the ribs.
: organ that filters out bodily waste.
: pocket-like part of the digestive tract, site of the
mixing and retention of nutriments.
: beginning of the small intestine.
: canal that carries the urine from the kidney to the bladder.
: hole through which the stomach empties into the duodenum.
: bile-producing digestive gland.
: bone connected to the front of the ribs of the thoracic
: sac-like organ, the site of respiration.
: cartilage between the ribs and the sternum.
: socket for the articulation with the arm.
: bone of the shoulder girdle, between the sternum and
Vertebral column or spinal column
: set of vertebrae, containing
in its centre the spinal cord.