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taenia

[′tē·nē·ə]
(anatomy)
A ribbon-shaped band of nerve fibers or muscle.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

taenia, tenia

taenia
A narrow raised band or fillet, particularly the topmost member of the Doric architrave. Also see order.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.