aponeurosis

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From Ancient Greek απο(apo, away, off) + νεῦρον(neûron, sinew) + -osis.

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aponeurosis ‎(plural aponeuroses)

  1. (anatomy) A flattened fibrous membrane, similar to a tendon, that binds muscles together or connects them to other body parts like skin or bone.

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aponeurosis f ‎(plural aponeurosis)

  1. (anatomy) aponeurosis