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suspensory ligamentnoun [C]

uk   /səˌspens.ər.i ˈlɪɡə.mənt/  us   /səˌspens.ɚ.i ˈlɪɡə.mənt/ specialized
one of the ​strongstrips of ​tissue in the ​body that ​hold the lens of the ​eye in ​position or that another ​part or ​organhangs from
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