radiate ligament


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ra·di·ate lig·a·ment of head of rib

[TA]
the radiate, stellate, or anterior costovertebral ligament connecting the head of each rib to the bodies of the two vertebrae with which it articulates.

radiate ligament

(1) Radiate ligament of head of rib; ligamentum capitis costae radiatum [NA6].
(2) Radiate sternocostal ligaments; ligamenta sternocostalia radiata [NA6]. 
(3) Radiate carpal ligament; ligamentum carpi radiatum [NA6].