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- n. The branch of anatomy that deals with ligaments.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. That part of anatomy which treats of ligaments.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The science of the ligamentous system; the knowledge of the ligaments of the body and of the joints or articulations which they contribute to form. Also called desmology.
Ancient Greek band, bond + -logy. (Wiktionary)