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LIGAMENT (Lat. ligamentum, from ligar...

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Originally appearing in Volume V16, Page 608 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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LIGAMENT (Lat. ligamentum, from ligare, to bind), anything which binds or connects two or more parts; in anatomy a piece of tissue connecting different parts of an organism (see CONNECTIVE TISSUES and JOINTS).
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