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subcartilaginous

[suhb-kahr-tl-aj-uh-nuh s] /ˌsʌb kɑr tlˈædʒ ə nəs/
adjective, Anatomy, Zoology.
1.
partially or incompletely cartilaginous.
2.
situated below or beneath cartilage.
Origin of subcartilaginous
1535-1545
First recorded in 1535-45; sub- + cartilaginous
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subcartilaginous

/sʌbˌkɑːtɪˈlædʒɪnəs/
adjective
1.
composed partly of cartilage: a subcartilaginous skeleton
2.
situated beneath a cartilage or a cartilaginous structure
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subcartilaginous in Medicine

subcartilaginous sub·car·ti·lag·i·nous (sŭb'kär-tl-āj'ə-nəs)
adj.

  1. Partly cartilaginous.

  2. Located beneath a cartilage.

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