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Definitions of fibrocartilage:

part of speech: noun

A variety of cartilage, the basement substance of which is fibrillated, the bundles of fibers interlacing in all directions.

part of speech: noun

A form in which the basement substance is fibrillated, the fibers being arranged in bundles which interlace in all directions.

Usage examples for fibrocartilage:

  • In the second stage, from the tenth to the twentieth day, the tumor or callus is formed and fibrocartilage is developed inside and around the exposed end of the bone. "Special Report on Diseases of Cattle", U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler

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