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chondro-

, chondrio- (kon'drō, kon'drē-ō),
1. Cartilage or cartilaginous.
2. Granular or gritty substance.
[G. chondrion, dim. of chondros, groats (coarsely ground grain), grit, gristle, cartilage]
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chondr-

The Greek root for cartilage.
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chondro-

, chondrio-
Combining forms meaning (1) cartilage or cartilaginous, (2) granular or gritty substance.
[G. chondrion, dim. of chondros, groats (coarsely ground grain), grit, gristle, cartilage]
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