Brest vs Thoracic - What's the difference?

brest | thoracic |


As nouns the difference between brest and thoracic

is that brest is while thoracic is (zoology) one of a group of fishes having the ventral fins placed beneath the thorax or beneath the pectoral fins.

As an adjective thoracic is

(anatomy) of the thorax.

brest

English

(wikipedia Brest)

Etymology 1

From a (etyl) word for "hill," see Scottish Gaelic bre.

Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • A port city in Brittany, France.
  • Etymology 2

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • A city in Belarus, on the border with Poland.
  • thoracic

    English

    Alternative forms

    * thoracick (obsolete)

    Adjective

    (-)
  • (anatomy) Of the thorax.
  • Derived terms

    * transthoracic

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (zoology) One of a group of fishes having the ventral fins placed beneath the thorax or beneath the pectoral fins.
  • Anagrams

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