subcartilaginous

/ˌsʌbkatəˈlædʒənəs/ (say .subkahtuh'lajuhnuhs)

adjective Zoology, Anatomy
1. partially or incompletely cartilaginous.
2. situated below or beneath cartilage.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Subcartilaginous — Sub*car ti*lag i*nous, a. (Anat.) (a) Situated under or beneath a cartilage or cartilages. (b) Partially cartilaginous. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • subcartilaginous — /sub kahr tl aj euh neuhs/, adj. Anat., Zool. 1. partially or incompletely cartilaginous. 2. situated below or beneath cartilage. [1535 45; SUB + CARTILAGINOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • subcartilaginous — 1. Partly cartilaginous. 2. Beneath a cartilage. * * * sub·car·ti·lag·i·nous (sub″kahr tĭ lajґĭ nəs) 1. beneath a cartilage. 2. partly cartilaginous …   Medical dictionary

  • subcartilaginous — adj. situated beneath cartilage; partly cartilaginous …   English contemporary dictionary

  • subcartilaginous — sub·cartilaginous …   English syllables

  • subcartilaginous — “+ adjective Etymology: Middle French subcartilagineux, from sub + cartilagineux cartilaginous more at cartilaginous 1. : partially cartilaginous 2. : situated under a cartilage …   Useful english dictionary

  • subchondral — Beneath or below the cartilages of the ribs. * * * sub·chon·dral kän drəl adj situated beneath cartilage <subchondral bone> * * * sub·chon·dral (səb konґdrəl) subcartilaginous (def. 1) …   Medical dictionary

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