chondromucoid

noun
chon·​dro·​mu·​coid | \ -ˈmyü-ˌkȯid How to pronounce chondromucoid (audio) \

Medical Definition of chondromucoid

: a white amorphous substance obtainable from the matrix of cartilage and consisting of a protein that resembles gelatin and is combined with chondroitin sulfate — compare chondrin

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“Chondromucoid.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/chondromucoid. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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