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teres

 [te´rēz] (L.)
long and round.
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te·res

, gen.

ter·e·tis

, pl.

ter·e·tes

(tē'rēz, ter'ĕ-tis, ter'ĕ-tēz),
Round and long; denoting certain muscles and ligaments. See: teres minor (muscle), teres major (muscle), round ligament of uterus, round ligament of liver, pronator teres (muscle).
[L. round, smooth, fr. tero, to rub]
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te·res

, pl. teretes (tĕr'ēz, -ĕ-tēz)
Round and long; denoting certain muscles and ligaments.
[L. round, smooth, fr. tero, to rub]
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