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Tendon

Scope note

The tough cord or band of fibrous connective tissue forming the termination of the muscle by which it is attached to the bone or other part.

Term type

AAT

Getty AAT term number

3000255920

Broader Terms used

<collagenous material>

Narrower Terms used

sinew

Equivalent Terms used

tendons

Created

12yrs ago

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