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chondrin

noun
  1. a resilient translucent bluish-white substance that forms the matrix of cartilage
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Historical Examples

  • Neither glutin nor chondrin occurs ready formed in the animal kingdom, but they separate when the tissues are boiled with water.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 5

    Various

  • It may contain mucin, chondrin, or gelatin, and may be infiltrated with calcareous salts.