- partially or incompletely cartilaginous.
- situated below or beneath cartilage.
Origin of subcartilaginous
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Examples from the Web for subcartilaginous
A subcartilaginous process attached to the inner side, near the base, of the Mandibul of some Staphylinid.An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. III (of 4)
- composed partly of cartilagea subcartilaginous skeleton
- situated beneath a cartilage or a cartilaginous structure
- Partly cartilaginous.
- Located beneath a cartilage.
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