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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.

Etymologies

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Ancient Greek band, bond + -logy.

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