noun 1. the head or leader of an organized body of people; the person highest in authority: the chief of police. 2. the head or ruler of a tribe or clan: an Indian chief. 3. (initial capital letter) U.S. Army. a title of some advisers to the Chief of Staff, who do not, in most […]
noun, Chemistry. 1. a chloride containing a relatively small proportion of chlorine, as mercurous chloride. noun 1. a chloride of an element that contains less chlorine than its common chloride
adjective, Anatomy, Zoology. 1. of or relating to cartilage or a cartilage. adjective 1. of or relating to cartilage chondral chon·dral (kŏn’drəl) adj. Of, relating to, or consisting of cartilage; cartilaginous.
- Subchorial space
subchorial space (sŭb-kôr’ē-əl) n. The placental part adjacent to and beneath the chorion. Also called subchorial lake.