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ligament

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈlɪɡəmənt/
a piece of strong tissue in the body that holds bones together: ankle/knee ligaments torn ligamentsSubstances and structures in the bodyConnecting and combiningVariety and mixturesMixing and mixtures
Translations of “ligament”
in Vietnamese dây chằng…
in Spanish ligamento…
in Thai เอ็น…
in Malaysian ligamen…
in French ligament…
in German das Band…
in Chinese (Traditional) 韌帶…
in Indonesian ligamen…
in Russian связка…
in Turkish bağ, kiriş, lif…
in Chinese (Simplified) 韧带…
in Polish wiązadło…
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