chondrigen definition

  • noun:
    • The chemical basis of cartilage, converted by very long boiling in water into a gelatinous compound called chondrin.
    • The chemical basis of cartilage, transformed by long boiling in liquid into a gelatinous human anatomy labeled as chondrin.
    • The material of hyaline cartilage which yields chondrin on boiling with liquid. Its insoluble in cold-water. Additionally chondrogen.
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