- 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
Word Origin and History for tendinitis
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
- Inflammation of a tendon.