tendon

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French tendon.

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tendon ‎(plural tendons)

  1. (anatomy) A tough band of inelastic fibrous tissue that connects a muscle with its bony attachment.

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tendon

  1. accusative singular of tendo

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

tend +‎ -on

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tendon m ‎(plural tendons)

  1. tendon

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French tendon.

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tendon ‎(definite accusative tendonu, plural tendonlar)

  1. (anatomy) tendon

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