transverse ligament


: any of various ligaments situated transversely with respect to a bodily axis or part: as
: the transverse part of the cruciate ligament of the atlas
: one in the anterior part of the knee connecting the anterior margins of the lateral and medial menisci

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“Transverse ligament.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Sep. 2023.

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