chondromucoid

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

chondro- +‎ mucoid

Noun[edit]

chondromucoid (countable and uncountable, plural chondromucoids)

  1. (obsolete, anatomy) The combination of chondroitin sulfate and collagen fibres that gives cartilage its resilience and flexibility.

References[edit]

  • chondromucoid, (n.d.). Merriam-Webster's Medical Dictionary.