tendinous arch

noun

: a thickened arch of fascia which gives origin to muscles or ligaments or through which pass vessels or nerves
especially : a thickening in the pelvic fascia that gives attachment to supporting ligaments

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“Tendinous arch.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/tendinous%20arch. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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