Definitions of retinaculum
n. - A connecting band; a fraenum; as, the retinacula of the ileocaecal and ileocolic valves. 2
n. - One of the annular ligaments which hold the tendons close to the bones at the larger joints, as at the wrist and ankle. 2
n. - One of the retractor muscles of the proboscis of certain worms. 2
n. - A small gland or process to which bodies are attached; as, the glandular retinacula to which the pollinia of orchids are attached, or the hooks which support the seeds in many acanthaceous plants. 2
The word "retinaculum" uses 11 letters: A C E I L M N R T U U.
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l - multinuclear
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