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(Science: pathology) Composed of cartilage, a connective tissue substance that is present in joints.

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What is this animal?

Hmmmm... I would have to disagree with you. Here's a link to a picture of a skate skeleton.. http://chestofbooks.com/animals/zoology/Anatomy/images/Cartilaginous-skeleton-of-the-Skate.jpg

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by OdinsRaven
Thu May 31, 2012 5:48 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What is this animal?
Replies: 12
Views: 12577

Re: whales

... just a different species. They are a different PHYLUM - which is an altogether different kettle of fish (ha ha!). A shark is a genuine fish, a cartilaginous fish to be a little more exact. That means that it's skeleton is composed mainly of guess what? Cartilage. That's distinct from other ...

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by Asyncritus
Thu Nov 19, 2009 11:02 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: whales
Replies: 23
Views: 20581

May I know something about embryo development

... is "formed"? Is some sort of differentiation the same as "formed," or does the structure need to be functional? Is the initial cartilaginous layout of the skeleton enough to be "bones forming," even though that tissue will be broken down and replaced?

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by Darby
Fri Jul 06, 2007 12:16 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: May I know something about embryo development
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Views: 2942

structure and function of joints

help im doing an assignment on joints and the three main types of joints which are cartilaginous, fibrous and synovial and i cant find the structure of fibrous and cartilaginous does anyone know? please reply georgie

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by goingirlgina
Thu Apr 20, 2006 9:42 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: structure and function of joints
Replies: 1
Views: 5497

classification help

... subphylum Vertebrata, class reptilia, order squamata, suborder Sauria Fish: phylum chordata, class agnatha(jawless fishes), chondrichthyes(cartilaginous), osteichthyes(bony fishes) Sea cucumber: Phylum echinodermata, class holothuroidea Turtle: Phylum chordata, class reptilia, order testudines ...

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by abstemious_entity
Thu May 05, 2005 4:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: classification help
Replies: 9
Views: 38587

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