suspensory ligament

  1. any of several tissues that suspend certain organs or parts of the body, especially the transparent, delicate web of fibrous tissue that supports the crystalline lens.

Origin of suspensory ligament

First recorded in 1825–35

Words Nearby suspensory ligament Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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