noun, plural tenotomies. Surgery.
the cutting of a tendon.
noun (pl) -mies
surgical division of a tendon
tenotomy te·not·o·my (tě-nŏt’ə-mē)
The surgical division of a tendon to correct a deformity caused by congenital or acquired shortening of a muscle, as for the correction of strabismus. Also called tendotomy.
tenovaginitis ten·o·vag·i·ni·tis (těn’ō-vāj’ə-nī’tĭs) or ten·do·vag·i·ni·tis (těn’dō-) n. See tenosynovitis.
adjective 1. noting a nail 3 inches (7.6 cm) in length. Symbol: 10d. 2. worth or costing 10 cents. adjective 1. (prenominal) (US & Canadian) (of a nail) three inches in length
or ten-percenter noun, Informal. 1. an agent, especially an actor’s agent, whose fee is 10 percent of a client’s salary.
noun 1. (used with a singular verb) a form of bowling, played with ten wooden pins at which a ball is bowled to knock them down. 2. tenpin, a pin used in this game. noun 1. one of the pins used in tenpin bowling See also tenpins noun 1. (functioning as sing) a US and […]