from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of several Asian ebony trees.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A move in which the leg and foot stretch to point in a particular direction, but the foot does not leave the floor
Hindi tendū, from Sanskrit tainduka-, pertaining to tindukaḥ, the evergreen tree Diospyros embryopteris.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From French tendu ("stretched") (Wiktionary)