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1. cartilage

noun. ['ˈkɑːrtələdʒ, ˈkɑːrtəlɪdʒ'] tough elastic tissue; mostly converted to bone in adults.

Synonyms

  • semilunar cartilage
  • fibrocartilage
  • hyaline cartilage
  • cartilaginous structure
  • arytenoid cartilage
  • gristle
  • Adam's apple
  • collagen
  • matrix
  • intercellular substance
  • ground substance
  • arytaenoid
  • animal tissue
  • meniscus
  • arytenoid

Antonyms

  • cortex

Etymology

  • cartilage (French)
  • cartilago (Latin)

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Rhymes with Cartilage

  • acknowledge
  • acknowledge
  • arledge
  • assemblage
  • barlage
  • bramlage
  • cartlidge
  • catledge
  • colledge
  • college
  • coolidge
  • delage
  • eledge
  • elledge
  • foliage
  • fuselage
  • gulledge
  • hartlage
  • knowledge
  • mileage

How do you pronounce cartilage?

Pronounce cartilage as ˈkɑrtəlɪʤ.

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How do you spell cartilage? Is it cartilidge ?

A common misspelling of cartilage is cartilidge

Sentences with cartilage


1. Noun, singular or mass
Cut the lower jaw skin and then through the cartilage on the nose.

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