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English definition of “retinaculum”


noun [C] uk   /ret.ɪnˈæk.jə.ləm/ us    /ˌret.ənˈæk.jə.ləm/ specialized
a structure like a band that keeps organs in place in the bodySubstances and structures in the body
an instrument used in medical operations for pulling or holding back tissuesMedical and surgical equipment
(Definition of retinaculum from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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