cartilage bone


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cartilage bone

n.
A bone developed from cartilage.

cartilage bone

n
(Anatomy) any bone that develops within cartilage rather than in a fibrous tissue membrane. Compare membrane bone
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Noun1.cartilage bone - any bone that develops within cartilage rather than a fibrous tissue
bone, os - rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
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He said the bird's cartilage bone on its left wing had to be cut off 'to save its life.
Therefore, we thought that if the direct communication of all factors released from the subchondral bone, including the bone marrow, with the cartilage of osteochondral explants can be restricted to crosstalk via the cartilage bone interface, cartilage matrix composition may be maintained.
Saglik, "Secondary chondrosarcoma in cartilage bone tumors: report of 32 patients," Journal of Orthopaedic Science, vol.