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Definition of Thoracic

Thoracic: Pertaining to the chest. For example, the thoracic aorta is the part of the aorta that lies within the chest.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
http://www.medterms.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=5758
Last Editorial Review: 3/19/2012

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