Definition of Enthesis

1. Noun. (anatomy) The point at which a tendon, ligament, or muscle inserts into a bone. ¹



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Medical Definition of Enthesis

1. An obsolete term for the insertion of synthetic or other inorganic material to replace lost tissue. Origin: G. An insertion, fr. En, in, + thesis, a placing (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Enthesis

enthalpograms
enthalpy
enthalpy change
enthalpy of formation
enthalpy of fusion
entheasm
entheastic
entheat
entheic
enthelminthes
entheogen
entheogenic
entheogens
entheomania
entheses
enthesis (current term)
enthesitis
enthesopathic
enthesopathy
enthetic
enthlasis
enthousiastic
enthousiastically
enthral
enthraldom
enthraled
enthraling
enthrall
enthralldom
enthralled

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