orbicular zone

n.

The fibers of the articular capsule of the hip joint encircling the neck of the femur.zonular band

Nearby words

  1. orb,
  2. orb weaver,
  3. orbicular,
  4. orbicular muscle of eye,
  5. orbicular muscle of mouth,
  6. orbiculare,
  7. orbicularly,
  8. orbiculate,
  9. orbiculately,
  10. orbison


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