cartilage capsule n.
The basophilic matrix in hyaline cartilage surrounding a lacuna and its enclosed chondrocyte.
- Cartilage cell
cartilage cell cartilage cell n. See chondrocyte. Historical Examples The true nucleus of the cartilage cell was probably in the same way the original generator of the mother-cell. Form and Function E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell
- Cartilage lacuna
cartilage lacuna cartilage lacuna n. A cavity within the matrix of cartilage, occupied by a chondrocyte. Also called cartilage space.
- Cartilage matrix
cartilage matrix cartilage matrix n. The intercellular substance of cartilage consisting of fibers and ground substance.
- Cartilage of nasal septum
cartilage of nasal septum cartilage of nasal septum n. A thin cartilaginous plate located between the vomer, the perpendicular plate of the ethmoid, and the nasal bones.