from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A muscle of the back of the thigh whose tendon forms one of the inner hamstrings: usually called semitendinosus.
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_Exit_, immediately inside semi-tendinosus tendon at level of central popliteal crease.
Internally, above the joint, by the semi-tendinosus, gracilis and sartorius; and below, by the inner head of the gastrocnemius.
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