apical dental ligament


Definition of apical dental ligament

: apical ligament of the dens The apical dental ligament provides little stability … — Robert M. DePhilip and J. Kevin McGraw, in Interventional Radiology of the Spine: Image-Guided Pain Therapy, 2004

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First Known Use of apical dental ligament

1914, in the meaning defined above

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“Apical dental ligament.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/apical%20dental%20ligament. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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