tennis elbow Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “tennis elbow” in the English Dictionary

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tennis elbownoun [U]

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a ​painfulswelling near the elbow that is ​caused by ​repeatedlytwisting the ​hand and ​arm
(Definition of tennis elbow from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tennis elbow”
in Chinese (Simplified) 网球肘(弯曲过多造成肘部疼痛的一种疾病)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 網球肘(彎曲過多造成肘部疼痛的一種疾病)…
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