X is for xiphisternum

To all my writer friends, you’re welcome.  The next injury someone in one of your novels might incur could be to their xiphisternum!

What is that, you ask?

Well, I was going to make you look it up. But you have more important things to do. It is the lowermost segment of the sternum.




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  1. Now you can take bets on which writer uses it. How did you discover it — Mariam Webster or Oxford Dictionary? Not likely to be used in a Scrabble game.


    1. I googled “words that begin with x”! heh heh. I am two day’s behind on challenge so wanted something I could post that would be short and sweet and fun. And that actually was a word that begins with x!


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