Definition of “cartilaginous” - English Dictionary

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“cartilaginous” in British English

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cartilaginousadjective

uk /ˌkɑː.tɪˈlædʒ.ɪ.nəs/ us /ˌkɑːr.t̬əlˈædʒ.ə.nəs/ specialized

relating to or consisting of cartilage (= the strong stretchy tissue found in the joints):

a cartilaginous tumour

(Definition of “cartilaginous” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)