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chondrify

chon·dri·fy
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Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kon-druh-fahy]
    • /ˈkɒn drəˌfaɪ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kon-druh-fahy]
    • /ˈkɒn drəˌfaɪ/

Definitions of chondrify word

  • verb chondrify to become or convert into cartilage 3
  • verb with object chondrify to change (a precursor tissue) into cartilage. 1
  • verb without object chondrify to become cartilage. 1
  • noun chondrify To convert, or be converted, into cartilage. 1

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Origin of chondrify

First appearance:

before 1870
One of the 26% newest English words
First recorded in 1870-75; chondr- + -ify

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Parts of speech for Chondrify

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

chondrify popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 50% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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