Ligamental
Ligamental Lig`a*men"tal (l[i^]g"[.a]*m[e^]n"tal), Ligamentous Lig`a*men"tous (l[i^]g"[.a]*m[e^]n"t[u^]s), a. [Cf. F. ligamenteux.] Composing a ligament; of the nature of a ligament; binding; as, a strong ligamentous membrane. [1913 Webster]

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