epitendineum

[ ĕp′ĭ-tĕn-dĭnē-əm ]

n.

The white fibrous sheath surrounding a tendon.

Nearby words

  1. epitaph,
  2. epitasis,
  3. epitaxial transistor,
  4. epitaxis,
  5. epitaxy,
  6. epithalamion,
  7. epithalamium,
  8. epithalamus,
  9. epithalaxia,
  10. epitheca


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