noun, plural tae·ni·ae [tee-nee-ee] /ˈti niˌi/.
Origin of taenia
Examples from the Web for taenia
Round the taenia are five drilled holes, indicating that a wreath of bronze was attached.
Part of a female head, turned to the right, and wearing a taenia.
Statue of a nude youth standing, tying a band (taenia) about his head.
A portrait figure of an old man, whose head is bound with a taenia, reclines on a couch with a two-handled cup in his left hand.
The hair is bound with a taenia and falls in short corkscrew curls over the forehead, and in a flowing mass down the shoulders.