a combining form meaning “tendon,” used in the formation of compound words: tenotomy.
Also, tenon-.

combining form representing Greek ténōn

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teno- or (before a vowel) ten-
combining form
tendon: tenosynovitis
[from Greek tenōn]
ten- or (before a vowel) ten-
combining form
[from Greek tenōn]

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teno- or tenon-
Tendon: tenotomy.

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