suspensory ligament(redirected from Suspensory ligaments)
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A ligament that supports an organ or body part, especially a fibrous membrane that holds the lens of the eye in place.
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any ligament that suspends an organ of the body, esp. the transparent ligament supporting the lens of the eye.
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