how to pronounce tendon


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The above transcription of tendon is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

tendon is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of tendon in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… first up a tendon in their own can you …”

meanings of tendon


  1. A wire or bar used to strengthen prestressed concrete.
  2. A tough band of inelastic fibrous tissue that connects a muscle with its bony attachment.

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