- inflammation of a tendon.
Also ten·do·ni·tis, tenonitis.
Origin of tendinitis
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Examples from the Web for tendinitis
Draft animals are less likely to be permanently incapacitated as a result of tendinitis, than are thoroughbreds.
Among the predisposing causes of tendinitis may be mentioned, faulty conformation.
- inflammation of a tendon
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Word Origin and History for tendinitis
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- Inflammation of a tendon.
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