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chor•da ten•din•e•a



Pronunciation: (kôr'du ten-din'ē-u), [key]
pl. chor•dae ten•din•e•aePronunciation: (kôr'dē ten-din'ē-ē"). [key]
Anat.
any of the tendons extending from the papillary muscles to the atrioventricular valves and preventing the valves from moving into the atria during ventricular contraction.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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