|—n , pl -ries|
|1.||anatomy Also called: suspensor a ligament or muscle that holds a structure or part in position|
|2.||med a bandage, sling, etc, for supporting a dependent part|
|3.||another name (esp US) for jockstrap|
|4.||suspending or supporting|
|5.||anatomy (of a ligament or muscle) supporting or holding a structure or part in position|
|a stew of meat, vegetables, potatoes, etc.|
|an arrangement of five objects, as trees, in a square or rectangle, one at each corner and one in the middle.|
suspensory sus·pen·so·ry (sə-spěn'sə-rē)
Of or relating to a ligament, muscle, or other structure that supports or suspends an organ or another part. n.
A support or truss.
An athletic supporter.