ligament of head of femur

n.

A flattened ligament that passes from the fovea in the head of the femur to the borders of the acetabular notch.round ligament of femur

Nearby words

  1. lifting sail,
  2. liftoff,
  3. lig,
  4. lig snail,
  5. ligament,
  6. ligamentopexis,
  7. ligamentous,
  8. ligamentum,
  9. ligan,
  10. ligand


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