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apical ligament of the dens


apical ligament of the dens

noun

Definition of APICAL LIGAMENT OF THE DENS

:  a fibrous cord between the two alar ligaments that extends from the tip of the dens to the anterior margin of the foramen magnum—called also apical dental ligament
March 06, 2015
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Deposited, produced, or eroded by wind
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