spring ligament


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plan·tar cal·ca·ne·o·na·vic·u·lar lig·a·ment

[TA]
a dense fibroelastic ligament that extends from the sustentaculum tali to the plantar surface of the navicular bone; it supports the head of the talus, actually forming part of the articular "socket" for the head of the talus.

spring ligament

The interior calcaneonavicular ligament of the sole of the foot. It joins the calacaneus to the navicular.
See also: ligament