cartilaginous cartilaginous

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) of or relating to cartilage
  2. (adj) difficult to chew

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The cartilaginous articular surfaces of his knee the parts that rub together when the knee bends were pristine.
  2. They have a cartilaginous backbone.

News

  • It's Time for Shark Week to Get Bigger — And Less Bloodthirsty

    Shark Week started yesterday on the Discovery Channel, celebrating the cartilaginous fish that have been around for more than 420 million years now, compared to a measly 200,000 years for humans. And Shark Week itself has been around for 26 years now, providing viewers with over a quarter century of Shark Weeks!        
    on August 6, 2013     Source: Wired News

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