Term: ceratohyal cartilage chondroblast
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Name: ceratohyal cartilage
Definition: Pharyngeal arch cartilage that is bilaterally paired and the largest cartilaginous component of the ventral hyoid arch.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001400]
Name: chondroblast
Synonyms: chondroblasts
Definition: Skeletogenic cell that is typically non-terminally differentiated, secretes an avascular, GAG rich matrix; is not buried in cartilage tissue matrix, retains the ability to divide, located adjacent to cartilage tissue (including within the perichondrium).
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009027]