chondrocyte

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noun chon·dro·cyte \ˈkän-drə-ˌsīt\

Definition of chondrocyte

  1. :  a cartilage cell

Origin and Etymology of chondrocyte

Greek chondros cartilage


First Known Use: 1903


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chondrocyte

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noun chon·dro·cyte \ˈkän-drə-ˌsīt, -drō-\

Medical Definition of chondrocyte

  1. :  a cartilage cell


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