Sentence Examples

  • Ligament, both of which it pierces.
  • - Diagram of a section of a Lamellibranch's shells, ligament and adductor muscle.
  • Mytilidae.-Shell inequilateral, anterior end short; hinge without teeth; ligament external.
  • To these is attached the powerful elastic ligament (ligamentum nuchae, or " paxwax ") which, passing forwards in the middle line of the neck above the neural arches of the cervical vertebrae - to which it is also connected - is attached to the occiput and supports the weight of the head.
  • This is called in veterinary anatomy the " suspensory ligament of the sesamoids," or of the " fetlock " (io in fig.

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