iliolumbar ligament

noun

Medical Definition of iliolumbar ligament

: a ligament connecting the transverse process of the last lumbar vertebra with the iliac crest

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“Iliolumbar ligament.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/iliolumbar%20ligament. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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