OBO ID: GO:0035989
Term Name: tendon development Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • sinew development
Definition: The process whose specific outcome is the progression of a tendon over time, from its formation to the mature structure. A tendon is a fibrous, strong, connective tissue that connects muscle to bone or integument and is capable of withstanding tension. Tendons and muscles work together to exert a pulling force. (2)
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