ligaments


ligaments
lig·a·ment || 'lɪgəmənt n. flexible tissue which connects bones and cartilage and supports organs (Anatomy)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Ligaments péritonéaux — ● Ligaments péritonéaux replis du péritoine, reliant à la paroi abdominale ou entre eux des organes intra abdominaux ou pelviens …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Ligaments utéro-ovariens — ● Ligaments utéro ovariens cordons fibreux tendus entre l utérus et l ovaire …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Ligaments utéro-sacrés — ● Ligaments utéro sacrés cordons fibreux tendus de chaque côté, entre l utérus et le sacrum …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • ligaments of auricle — auricular ligaments ligamenta auricularia …   Medical dictionary

  • ligaments of auditory ossicles — ligamenta ossiculorum auditoriorum …   Medical dictionary

  • ligaments of interphalangeal joints of foot plantar — ligamenta plantaria articulationum interphalangealium pedis …   Medical dictionary


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