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Definition of "collagenous" [col•lag•e•nous]

  • Of, pertaining to, or resembling collagen (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "collagenous" in a sentence
  • "IF LAST YEAR'S CHRISTMAS ROAST wasn't a perfectly succulent specimen, chances are your cooking technique did not denature the meat's collagenous tissue while also avoiding excessive coagulation of the muscle proteins."
  • "Being flexible means you have a wide range of movement within your joints, so ligaments and other collagenous tissues are not so easily strained or torn."
  • "• It raises both the general-body and the deep-muscle temperatures and stretches collagenous tissues, which permits greater flexibility."