chondroitin

[kuh n-droh-i-tin, -droit-n]

noun Biochemistry.

a sulfated glycosaminoglycan, C6H13NO5, occurring in various tissues, as cartilage and tendons: sold as a dietary supplement in the treatment of joint pain.

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