interspinal ligament

noun
in·ter·spi·nal ligament | \ ˌint-ər-ˌspīn-ᵊl- \

Medical Definition of interspinal ligament 

: any of the thin membranous ligaments that connect the spinous processes of contiguous vertebrae

called also interspinous ligament

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