the ligaments that unite tarsal and metatarsal bones; they are arranged in dorsal, plantar, and cuneometatarsal interosseous sets.
Synonym(s): ligamenta tarsometatarsalia [TA]
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tar·so·met·a·tar·sal lig·a·ments(tahr'sō-met'ă-tahr'săl lig'ă-mĕnts) [TA]
The ligamentous attachments that unite tarsal and metatarsal bones; they are arranged in dorsal, interosseous, and plantar sets.
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