A tendon or sinew is a tough band of fibrous connective tissue that usually connects muscle to bone and is capable of withstanding tension.
Tendons are similar to ligaments; both are made of collagen. Ligaments join one bone to another bone, while tendons connect muscle to bone for a proper functioning of the body
A cord or tendon of the body.
A cord or string, particularly as of a musical instrument.
Muscular power, muscle; nerve, nervous energy; vigor, vigorous strength.
That which gives strength or in which strength consists; a supporting factor or member; mainstay.
To knit together or make sinews.
A tough band of inelastic fibrous tissue that connects a muscle with its bony attachment.
A wire or bar used to strengthen prestressed concrete.