ligament of Winslow

ligament of Wins·​low | \ -ˈwinz(ˌ)lō, -ˈvin(t)(ˌ)slō \

Definition of ligament of Winslow

: a ligament of the posterior surface of the knee formed by the expansion of the tendons of the semimembranosus and other muscles

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History and Etymology for ligament of Winslow

after Jakob B. Winslow †1760 Danish naturalist

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“Ligament of Winslow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ligament%20of%20Winslow. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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