ectochondral

adjective
ec·​to·​chon·​dral | \ -ˈkän-drəl How to pronounce ectochondral (audio) \

Medical Definition of ectochondral

: on the surface of cartilage an ectochondral lesion ectochondral bone formation

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“Ectochondral.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ectochondral. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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