Associations to the word «Cartilage»


CARTILAGE, noun. (anatomy) 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.

Dictionary definition

CARTILAGE, noun. Tough elastic tissue; mostly converted to bone in adults.

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King