intercarpal ligaments

n.

Any of three sets of short fibrous bands that bind together the two rows of carpal bones.

Nearby words

  1. intercapillary glomerulosclerosis,
  2. intercapitular vein,
  3. intercardinal point,
  4. intercarotid body,
  5. intercarpal joint,
  6. intercavernous sinus,
  7. intercede,
  8. intercellular,
  9. intercellular bridge,
  10. intercellular canaliculus


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