irritation of the synovial membrane, or joint rotary area, of the elbow, caused by immoderate motions while playing tennis or other sports; epicondylitis.
a painful inflammation of the elbow caused by exertion in playing tennis and similar games
tennis elbow ten·nis elbow (těn’ĭs)
A painful inflammation of the tissue surrounding the elbow, caused by strain from playing tennis and other sports. Also called lateral humeral epicondylitis.
noun 1. a sports shoe with a rubber sole (usually pebbled) and a stitched canvas upper that laces over the instep. noun 1. a rubber-soled canvas shoe tied with laces
- Tennis thumb
tennis thumb n. Tendonitis with calcification in the tendon of the long flexor of the thumb, caused by exercise in which the thumb is subject to pressure or strain.
noun (pl) -no, -nos 1. the formal title of the Japanese emperor, esp when regarded as a divine religious leader
adjective 1. of, relating to, or characteristic of Tennyson or his writings.