syndesmorrhaphy syn·des·mor·rha·phy (sĭn’děz-môr’ə-fē, -děs-)
The suturing or repair of ligaments.
noun, plural syndesmoses [sin-dez-moh-seez, -des-] /ˌsɪn dɛzˈmoʊ siz, -dɛs-/ (Show IPA). Anatomy. 1. a connection of bones by ligaments, fasciae, or membranes other than in a joint. noun (pl) -ses (-siːz) 1. (anatomy) a type of joint in which the articulating bones are held together by a ligament of connective tissue syndesmosis syn·des·mo·sis (sĭn’děz-mō’sĭs, -děs-) […]
syndesmotomy syn·des·mot·o·my (sĭn’děz-mŏt’ə-mē, -děs-) n. Surgical division of a ligament.
adjective 1. serving to unite or connect; connective; copulative. 2. Grammar. conjunctive (def 3c). connected by a conjunction. adjective 1. denoting a grammatical construction in which two clauses are connected by a conjunction Compare asyndetic (sense 2)
noun 1. (grammar) a syndetic construction Compare asyndeton (sense 2)