from The Century Dictionary.
- Relating to both nerve and tendon: noting the nerve-terminations in tendons.
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- adjective anatomy Of or pertaining to both a
nerveand a tendon
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Organ of Golgi (neurotendinous spindle) from the human tendo calcaneus.
The neurotendinous spindles (organs of Golgi) are chiefly found near the junctions of tendons and muscles.
Included in this group are the end-bulbs of Krause, the corpuscles of Grandry, of Pacini, of Golgi and Mazzoni, of Wagner and Meissner, and the neurotendinous and neuromuscular spindles.
938 Organ of Golgi (neurotendinous spindle) from the human tendo calcaneus.