A rounded size, or spherule, consisting of a single crystal of some mineral, or of an aggregate of a few crystalline fragments of different nutrients, frequently more or less mingled with a glassy base.
A cartilage, specially the ensiform cartilage. Also spelled chondros.—
[capitalized] In botany, a genus of seaweeds, including the Chondrus crispus (Irish moss or carrageen), which furnishes a nutritious gelatinous matter.—
[capitalized] In zoology, a genus of pupiform gastropods.