a congenital or acquired malformation of the chest in which there is abnormal projection of the sternum and the sternal region, often associated with rickets.
(pathol) another name for pigeon breast
chicken breast chick·en breast (chĭk’ən)
See pigeon breast.
chick’en-breast’ed (-brěs’tĭd) adj.
noun, Military Slang. 1. a full colonel, as distinguished from a lieutenant colonel. noun phrase A full colonel; bird colonel (WWI Army)
noun 1. a coop for chickens. 2. Fox Hunting. a device for making it easier for a horse to jump wire fences, consisting of two wooden panels set on opposite sides of the fence with the tops of the panels joined at an angle so as to cover the wire.
- Chicken fat clot
chicken fat clot n. A clot formed in vitro or postmortem from leukocytes and plasma of sedimented blood.
noun, Slang. 1. an insignificant sum of money: He’s so rich that $1000 is chicken feed to him. 2. small change, as pennies and nickels. noun 1. (slang) a trifling amount of money noun phrase A small amount of money; peanuts, small potatoes: Two million? That’s chicken feed in this milieu (1830s+) Trifling amount of […]