peritenon

noun
peri·​ten·​on | \ -ˈten-ən How to pronounce peritenon (audio) \

Medical Definition of peritenon

: the connective-tissue sheath of a tendon

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“Peritenon.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/peritenon. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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