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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 Hyaline Cartilage

Sentences with hyaline-cartilage


1. Noun Phrase
Cartilage connective tissue includes hyaline cartilage, fibrocartilage and elastic cartilage.

2. Noun Phrase
According to Midlands Technical College, hyaline cartilage is the most common type of cartilage in the body.

3. Noun Phrase
Elastic cartilage is similar to hyaline cartilage, but is more flexible.

2. hyaline

adjective. resembling glass in transparency or translucency.

Synonyms

  • hyaloid

Antonyms

  • break even
  • lose

Etymology

  • hyalinus (Latin)

3. hyaline

noun. a glassy translucent substance that occurs in hyaline cartilage or in certain skin conditions.

Synonyms

  • translucent substance
  • transparent substance
  • keratohyalin

Antonyms

  • unclearness
  • unclear
  • ambiguous
  • obscurity

Etymology

  • hyalinus (Latin)
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