peritendineum

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peritendineum per·i·ten·din·e·um (pěr'ĭ-těn-dĭn'ē-əm)
n. pl. per·i·ten·din·e·a (-ē-ə)
Any of the fibrous sheaths surrounding the primary bundles of fibers in a tendon.

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