Definition of Semilunar cartilage

1. Noun. (anatomy) a disk of cartilage that serves as a cushion between the ends of bones that meet at a joint.

Exact synonyms: Meniscus
Generic synonyms: Cartilage, Gristle
Category relationships: Anatomy, General Anatomy



Medical Definition of Semilunar cartilage

1. One of the articular menisci of the knee joint. See: lateral meniscus, medial meniscus. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Semilunar Cartilage

semiliquid
semiliquidity
semiliquids
semiliteracy
semiliterate
semiliterates
semillon
semillons
semilocal
semilog
semilog paper
semilogarithmic
semilogical
semilunar
semilunar bone
semilunar cartilage (current term)
semilunar conjunctival fold
semilunar cusp
semilunar fascia
semilunar fasciculus
semilunar fibrocartilage
semilunar fold
semilunar fold of colon
semilunar ganglion
semilunar hiatus
semilunar line
semilunar notch
semilunar nucleus of Flechsig
semilunar valve
semilunare

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