Definition of mucoperichondrium in English:

mucoperichondrium

noun

Anatomy
  • A mucous membrane apposed to a perichondrium, as in the nose.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in The Practitioner: a monthly journal of therapeutics and public health. From muco- + perichondrium.

Pronunciation

mucoperichondrium

/ˌmjuːkəʊˌpɛrɪˈkɒndrɪəm/