extracapsular ligaments

ex·tra·cap·su·lar lig·a·ments

[TA]
ligaments associated with a synovial joint but separate from and external to its articular capsule.
Synonym(s): ligamenta extracapsularia [TA]
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ex·tra·cap·su·lar lig·a·ments

(eks'tră-kap'sŭ-lăr lig'ă-mĕnts) [TA]
Ligaments associated with a synovial joint but separate from and external to its articular capsule.
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A Study of terms used in scientific literature to refer to the extracapsular ligaments of the temporomandibular joint.