a bone that develops from cartilage.
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English Affixes From A To Z: A One-Stop List Of Suffixes, Prefixes, and Combining FormsIn English, we love to make new words by adding all sorts of bits to the front and back of existing terms. These are called affixes, and they are added to the base or stem of a word. When attached to the end of word, the affix is called a suffix. And to the beginning? A prefix.
Compare membrane bone.
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British Dictionary definitions for cartilage bone
any bone that develops within cartilage rather than in a fibrous tissue membraneCompare membrane bone
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Medicine definitions for cartilage bone
A bone that develops in the region of a cartilage after the cartilage is partially or completely destroyed.endochondral bone
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