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n. pl. per·i·chon·dri·a (-drē-ə)
The fibrous membrane of connective tissue covering the surface of cartilage except at the endings of joints.
[New Latin : peri- + Greek khondros, cartilage; see chondro-.]
per′i·chon′dri·al (-drē-əl) adj.
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