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Noun Concept
Categories: Articles with permanently dead external links, Skeletal system, Connective tissue
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cartilage  gristle
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Tough elastic tissue; mostly converted to bone in adults WordNet 3.0
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Tough elastic tissue; mostly converted to bone in adults WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
Cartilage is a resilient and smooth elastic tissue, rubber-like padding that covers and protects the ends of long bones at the joints and nerves, and is a structural component of the rib cage, the ear, the nose, the bronchial tubes, the intervertebral discs, and many other body components. Wikipedia
Resilient and smooth elastic tissue, rubber-like padding that covers and protects the ends of long bones at the joints Wikidata
A type of dense connective tissue. OmegaWiki
A type of dense, non-vascular connective tissue, usually found at the end of joints, the rib cage, the ear, the nose, in the throat and between intervertebral disks. Wiktionary
Dense connective tissue. Wiktionary (translation)