conjoint tendon

noun
variants: or less commonly conjoined tendon

Definition of conjoint tendon

: the common tendon of the transverse and internal oblique muscles of the abdomen extending from the linea alba to the pubic bone

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“Conjoint tendon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/conjoint%20tendon. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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