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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 car·ti·lag·i·nous /ˌkɑrtəˈlæʤənəs/
 (a.)軟骨的,軟骨質的

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 car·ti·lag·i·nous /-nəs/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Car·ti·lag·i·nous a.
 1. Of or pertaining to cartilage; gristly; firm and tough like cartilage.
 2. Zool. Having the skeleton in the state of cartilage, the bones containing little or no calcareous matter; said of certain fishes, as the sturgeon and the sharks.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 cartilaginous
      adj : difficult to chew [syn: gristly, rubbery]