semitendinous


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sem·i·ten·di·nous

(sem'ē-ten'di-nŭs),
Composed in part of tendon; denoting the semitendinosus muscle.
Synonym(s): semitendinosus
[L. semitendinosus]

semitendinous

(sĕm″ē-tĕn′dĭ-nŭs) [L. semis, half, + tendinosus, tendinous]
Of some muscles, partially tendinous.
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