Human Biology, 14 Edition

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 1-25924-574-8
ISBN 13: 978-1-25924-574-9

Chapter 4 - Assess - Page 90: 4


C. Cartilage

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Cartilage is made up of densely concentrated collagen fibers and elastic fibers with a soft ground substance. Collagen can be found in joints to relieve friction between bones, and cartilage can also be found in places like the nose and ears, where it provides flexibility to these features.
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