a Provençal poem taking the form of a dialogue or debate between two rival troubadours.
noun 1. Anatomy. a muscle that stretches or tightens some part of the body. 2. Mathematics. a mathematical entity with components that change in a particular way in a transformation from one coordinate system to another. noun 1. (anatomy) any muscle that can cause a part to become firm or tense 2. (maths) a set […]
noun 1. the branch of mathematics dealing with the calculus of tensors, especially the study of properties that are unaffected by a change of coordinate system.
- Tensor bandage
noun 1. (Canadian) trademark (sometimes not capital) a wide elasticized bandage that supports injured joints
- Tensor muscle of broad fascia
tensor muscle of broad fascia n. A muscle with origin from the anterior superior spine and the adjacent lateral surface of the ilium, with insertion into the iliotibial band of the broad fascia, with nerve supply from the superior gluteal nerve, and whose action tenses the broad fascia and flexes, abducts, and medially rotates the […]