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tendon
used in Brave New World

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Definition
a cord or band of inelastic tissue connecting a muscle to bone
  • Bernard stood for a second or two wambling unsteadily on legs that seemed to have lost their bones, their tendons, their muscles, to have become mere sticks of jelly, and at last not even jelly-water: he tumbled in a heap on the floor.
    p. 214.8

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