TENDON By N., Pam M.S. - April 29, 2013 noun. a sturdy band of tissue which links bone and muscle. TENDON: "The severing of a tendon is quite painful and difficult to repair." Related Psychology Terms FASCIA MUSCLE FIBER OSTEOPETROSIS CONDUCTION TISSUE FASCIOLUS GYRUS BRACHIUM CONJUNCTIVUM MYOPATHY PLAQUE ALDOLASE (ALS) Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TENDON," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/tendon/ (accessed October 15, 2019).