tendinitis

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɛndn̩ˌaɪ.tɪs/
  • (file)

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).

Translations[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

tendón +‎ -itis

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tendiˈnitis/, [t̪ẽn̪.d̪iˈni.t̪is]
  • Rhymes: -itis
  • Hyphenation: ten‧di‧ni‧tis

Noun[edit]

tendinitis f (uncountable)

  1. (pathology) tendinitis

Further reading[edit]