Draft animals are less likely to be permanently incapacitated as a result of tendinitis, than are thoroughbreds.
Among the predisposing causes of tendinitis may be mentioned, faulty conformation.
1900, from Medieval Latin tendinis, genitive of tendo (see tendon) + -itis.
tendinitis ten·di·ni·tis or ten·do·ni·tis (těn'də-nī'tĭs)n. Inflammation of a tendon.
overuse strain injury