\hˈiːl tˈɛndən], \hˈiːl tˈɛndən], \h_ˈiː_l t_ˈɛ_n_d_ə_n]\

Definitions of HEEL TENDON

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  • Tendo calcaneus.
1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop

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  • A genus of small Foraminifera, which live abundantly at or near the surface sea. Their dead shells, falling to bottom, make up large part soft mud, generally found in depths below 3,000 feet, and called globigerina ooze. See Illust. Foraminifera. glob-i-je-r[=i]'na, n. a genus typical of Globigerinidæ, pelagic family foraminifers.
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