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English definition of “ligamentum”

ligamentum

noun [C]     /lɪɡ.əˈmen.təm/ US  /ˌlɪɡ.əˈmen.təm/ specialized
a Latin word for ligament ( =a strong fibre that holds bones in place, especially around joints) used in descriptions of parts of the bodySubstances and structures in the body
(Definition of ligamentum noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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