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Synonyms for ligament

that which unites or binds

Words related to ligament

a sheet or band of tough fibrous tissue connecting bones or cartilages or supporting muscles or organs

any connection or unifying bond

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In addition to the ligaments that form a part of the joints, there are certain other important suspensory and check ligaments.
He came out of a routine gallop with a damaged check ligament in front, so his capacity to get 1m2f, which some observers had doubted, was never put to the test.
Grey Abbey's participation is still in the balance as his check ligament on his off-fore continues to give some concern.
Plans for a follow-up Ascot raid were scuppered when he injured his check ligament during exercise.
The problem is with the check ligament on his off-fore.
She tweaked a check ligament at Cheltenham - it is fine now but this gives us more time.