Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The surgical uniting of divided tendons with sutures.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Suture of a tendon.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as tenosuture.

Etymologies

teno- + Greek rhaphē, suture (from rhaptein, to sew; see wer-2 in Indo-European roots) + -y2.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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