cartilaginous

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adjective car·ti·lag·i·nous \ˌkär-tə-ˈla-jə-nəs\

Definition of cartilaginous

  1. :  composed of, relating to, or resembling cartilage The external nose has a cartilaginous framework.

14th Century

First Known Use of cartilaginous

14th century


CARTILAGINOUS Defined for Kids

cartilaginous

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adjective car·ti·lag·i·nous \ˌkär-tə-ˈla-jə-nəs\

Definition of cartilaginous for Students

  1. :  relating to or made of cartilage Cartilaginous tissue is found in the outer ear and the nose.


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cartilaginous

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adjective car·ti·lag·i·nous \-nəs\

Medical Definition of cartilaginous

  1. :  composed of, relating to, or resembling cartilage



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