suspensory ligament of eyeball n.
A thickening of the inferior part of the bulbar sheath that supports the eye within its orbit.
- Suspensory ligament of lens
suspensory ligament of lens n. See ciliary zonule.
- Suspensory ligament of ovary
suspensory ligament of ovary n. A band of peritoneum that extends upward from the upper pole of the ovary and contains the ovarian vessels and the ovarian plexus of nerves.
- Suspensory muscle of duodenum
suspensory muscle of duodenum n. A broad flat band of smooth muscle and fibrous tissue attached to the right crus of the diaphragm and to the duodenum at its junction with the jejunum.
noun 1. act of suspecting. 2. the state of mind or feeling of one who suspects: Suspicion kept him awake all night long. 3. an instance of suspecting something or someone. 4. state of being suspected: under suspicion; above suspicion. 5. imagination of anything to be the case or to be likely; a vague notion […]