odontoid ligament

noun

Definition of odontoid ligament

: any of three ligaments that pass from the odontoid process to the margins of the foramen magnum

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“Odontoid ligament.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/odontoid%20ligament. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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