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tendinous

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adjective ten·di·nous \ˈten-də-nəs\

Definition of tendinous

  1. 1 :  consisting of tendons :  sinewy <tendinous tissue>

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or resembling a tendon



Origin of tendinous

New Latin tendinosus, from tendin-, tendo tendon, alteration of Medieval Latin tendon-, tendo


First Known Use: 1578


Medical Dictionary

tendinous

adjective ten·di·nous

Medical Definition of tendinous

  1. 1:  consisting of tendons <tendinous tissue>

  2. 2:  of, relating to, or resembling a tendon



Variants of tendinous

also tendonous \ˈten-də-nəs\play

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