Terminology: Cartilage and Bone

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Across

  1. perforating canals
  2. central canal
  3. small needle-like anatomical structures
  4. giant cell derived from monocytes
  5. made up of the same kind of things
  6. hyaline cartilage plate in the metaphysis at each end of a long bone
  7. found in growing parts of bone
  8. will form chondrocytes in the growing cartilage matrix
  9. a passage or tube in the inner area
  10. a rigid organ that constitutes part of the vertebral skeleton
  11. rounded end of a long bone
  12. contains type I collagen in addition to the normal type II
  13. a microscopic tissue element in the form of a small beam, strut or rod, having a mechanical function
  14. consists of fibrocartilage
  15. a slender and greatly elongated substance
  16. laying down new bone material by osteoblasts
  17. osteoclasts absorb the oldest ends of the bone spicules
  18. cell that maintain bone
  19. the part of a long bone that grows during development
  20. hyaline cartilage is a functional component here
  21. flexible tissue in the interior of bones
  22. microscopic canal
  23. main or midsection (shaft) of a long bone
  24. a resilient and smooth elastic tissue
  25. membrane that covers the outer surface of all bones
  26. break down bone by reabsorbing bony matrix
  27. a cell that makes up the tissue of cartilage
  28. prominent stacks of larger chondrocytes undergoing mitosis

Down

  1. contain slender extensions of osteocytes
  2. thin plates
  3. only cells in healthy cartilage
  4. light, porous, and elastic or readily compressible
  5. build bone by secreting bony matrix
  6. component parts closely compacted together
  7. hollow or sinus within the body
  8. components in foods that an organism uses to survive and grow
  9. outer shell of bone
  10. ________ fibres: bone or perforating fibres
  11. creating rudimentary bone tissue and healing
  12. fundamental functional units of compact bone
  13. fundamental functional unit of compact bone
  14. deposition of minerals causing chondrocyte death
  15. calcification of soft tissue into a bonelike material
  16. dense arrangement of cartilage fibers arranged in an orderly manner
  17. chondrocytes and lacunae enlarge
  18. the basic structure or function of something
  19. innermost part
  20. little spaces
  21. thin layer of chondrocytes within a matrix
  22. made of elastic cartilage
  23. membrane that covers the inner surface of all bones
  24. osteoblasts depositing bone matrix on calcified cartilage
  25. cartilage is part of the process
  26. unmineralized, organic portion of the bone matrix that forms prior to the maturation of bone tissue
  27. cells that release calcium from bone
  28. gradual cellular enlargement with no mitosis
  29. transparent and firm with considerable amount of collagen
  30. contains elastic fiber networks and collagen fibers
  31. flat sheet


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