How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"chondro" is from "khondros" (coarsely ground grain) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "granule" or "cartilage" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|I am a patient who has long term survival of chondrosarcoma for many years.|
|Although fewer than 100 carbonaceous chondrites are known, they provide a great deal of information about the origin of the Sun and planets.|