tendinous

adjective ten·di·nous \ ˈten-də-nəs \

Definition of tendinous

1 : consisting of tendons : sinewy
  • tendinous tissue
2 : of, relating to, or resembling a tendon

Origin and Etymology of tendinous

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


Medical Dictionary

tendinous

adjective ten·di·nous
variants: also tendonous play \ˈten-də-nəs\

medical Definition of tendinous

1 : consisting of tendons
  • tendinous tissue
2 : of, relating to, or resembling a tendon

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