verb (used with object), chon·dri·fied, chon·dri·fy·ing.
to change (a precursor tissue) into cartilage.
verb (used without object), chon·dri·fied, chon·dri·fy·ing.
to become cartilage.
Origin of chondrify
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verb -fies, -fying or -fied
to become or convert into cartilage
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To change into or become cartilage.
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