chondroblast

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chondroblast

(ˈkɒndrəʊˌblæst)
n
(Biology) a type of cell that develops into a chondrocyte or cartilage cell
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Table II gives mean values for chondroplast morphometric parameters: it is possible to observe smaller values for axis (longest, shortest, and geometric), perimeter, area, and volume.
Mean values of morphometric parameters of Meckel's cartilage chondroplast for control (C) and valproic acid treated (T) Wistar rat fetuses.
The outlines of 50 chondroplasts projected with a camara lucida (Zeiss Jena) at a final magnification of 1000X, were drawn with soft pencil.