having a skeleton composed either entirely or mainly of cartilage
, as vertebrates of the class Chondrichthyes, which includes the sharks, rays, and skates.
Cartilaginous joints are connected entirely by cartilage (fibrocartilage or hyaline).
Cartilaginous joints allow more movement between bones than a fibrous joint ...
adjective car·ti·lag·i·nous \ˌkär-tə-ˈla-jə-nəs\. Definition of CARTILAGINOUS. :
composed of, relating to, or resembling cartilage. See cartilaginous defined for ...
car·ti·lag·i·nous adj. 1. Of, relating to, or consisting of cartilage. 2. Having a
skeleton consisting mainly of cartilage. 3. Having the texture of cartilage; firm and
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Rays and skates have been around longer than us, but their fossil record dates back to about 150 million years ago , so they evolved well after the first sharks.
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Cartilaginous joints are connections between bones that are held together by
either fibrocartilage or hyline cartilage. There are two types of cartilaginous
cartilaginous (comparative more cartilaginous, superlative most ... Cartilaginous
fish such as the angler fish have a skeletal structure made up of cartilage.
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