Medical Definition of Elastic ligature

1. A rubber ligature that slowly constricts, in orthodontics, a stretchable threadlike material that may be tied from a tooth to an archwire or from tooth to tooth to gain movement of these units. (05 Mar 2000)



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elastic artery
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elastic device
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elastic fibres
elastic lamella
elastic layers of arteries
elastic layers of cornea
elastic ligature (current term)
elastic limit
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