tendinitis

[ ten-duh-nahy-tis ]
/ ˌtɛn dəˈnaɪ tɪs /

noun Pathology.

inflammation of a tendon.

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Origin of tendinitis

1895–1900; <New Latin tendin- (see tendinous) + -itis
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Example sentences from the Web for tendinitis

  • Among the predisposing causes of tendinitis may be mentioned, faulty conformation.

    Lameness of the Horse|John Victor Lacroix
  • Draft animals are less likely to be permanently incapacitated as a result of tendinitis, than are thoroughbreds.

    Lameness of the Horse|John Victor Lacroix

British Dictionary definitions for tendinitis

tendinitis

tendonitis

/ (ˌtɛndəˈnaɪtɪs) /

noun

inflammation of a tendon
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Medical definitions for tendinitis

tendinitis

n.

Inflammation of a tendon.
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