Annular ligament

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Annular ligament

(Science: anatomy) One of a number of ligaments encircling various parts; the principal annular ligaments are those of the stapes, radius, and trachea.

See: annular ligament of the radius, annular ligament of the stapes, annular ligaments of the trachea.

Synonym: ligamentum annulare, orbicular ligament.