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Body

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Long piece of the sternum

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Manubrium

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Top of the sternum, circlular

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Xiphoid process

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Piece that hangs off the bottom of the sternum

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Costal cartilage

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Cartilage off the sternum

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Head of rib

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Attached to the costal cartilage

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Neck of rib

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Middle of rib

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Shaft of rib

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Part of rib attached to spinal column

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True ribs

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7, attached to the sternum by their own costal cartilage

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False ribs

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5, attached to cartilage above

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Floating ribs

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2, not attached to the sternum

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