noun. ['ˈtɛndən'] a cord or band of inelastic tissue connecting a muscle with its bony attachment.
- Achilles tendon
- muscle system
- connective tissue
- tendon of Achilles
- muscular structure
- tendon (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
Rhymes with Tendon
Sentences with tendon
1. Noun, singular or mass
Place two strips of tape parallel to your tendon on each side of the tendon.
2. Existential there
Your Achilles tendon is the tendon that connects your calf muscle to your heel bone.
3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Avoid any strenuous activity such as running or excessive walking while your Achilles tendon heals.