"There were wounds to the head, and to the thorax," said Dr. Pereira.
From the collar stricture arise three radial internal beams, horizontally diverging, and inserted at the inside of the thorax.
Disjunct: with head, thorax and abdomen separated by constrictions.
thorax elongate, narrowest in the middle, the prothorax forming a neck anteriorly; legs elongate and very slender.
Pleural pieces: the lateral sclerites of the thorax; see pleura.
thorax campanulate, with subregular, circular, quincuncial pores.
Proeminent: said of the head when it is horizontal and does not form an angle with the thorax.
thorax haud marginatus lateribus haud rotundatis subcylindricus antice angustius, postice sublobatus.
There is no sign of a future division into thorax and abdomen.
The females (fig. 95) are straw-colored, the abdomen almost white, and the thorax and legs brownish yellow.
"chest," c.1400, from Latin thorax, from Greek thorax (genitive thorakos) "breastplate, chest," of unknown origin.
thorax tho·rax (thôr'āks')
n. pl. tho·rax·es or tho·ra·ces (thôr'ə-sēz')
The part of the human body between the neck and the diaphragm, partially encased by the ribs and containing the heart and lungs; the chest.
A part in other vertebrates that corresponds to the human thorax.
The second or middle region of the body of an arthropod, between the head and the abdomen, in insects bearing the legs and wings.
Plural thoraxes or thoraces (thôr'ə-sēz')
The part of the body between the neck and diaphragm; the chest.