tendinitis

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

New Latin from tendin-, stem of Medieval Latin tendo, from Late Latin tenon, from Ancient Greek τένων (ténōn, tendon, sinew)

Noun[edit]

tendinitis (countable and uncountable, plural tendinitises or tendinitides)

  1. Inflammation of a tendon.

Usage notes[edit]

  • This spelling (tendinitis) is the one most commonly used in the US (COCA).
  • Tendonitis is the more common in the UK (BNC).
  • Scholarly use seems about equal (Google Scholar).

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