teno-


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teno-

pref.
Tendon: tenotomy.

[From Greek tenōn, tendon; see ten- in Indo-European roots.]
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teno-

or before a vowel

ten-

combining form
(Medicine) tendon: tenosynovitis.
[from Greek tenōn]
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teno-

a combining form meaning “tendon”: tenotomy.
[comb. form representing Greek ténōn]
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