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Term: ethmoid cartilage perichondrium
Note: This page represents a term created by the combination ("post-composition") of two ontology terms. For more information on the individual terms, click the hyperlinked name.
Name: ethmoid cartilage
Synonyms: ethmoid plate
Definition: Bilaterally paired neurocranium cartilage which is initially plate-like and formed from the anterior fusion between the bilaterally paired trabecula cranii. It grows dorsally between the laminae orbitonasales to attain a complex shape.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001405]
Name: perichondrium
Synonyms: cartilage connective tissue
Definition: Portion of connective tissue which surrounds cartilage.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001634]