cartilaginous cartilaginous


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



  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.


  • 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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