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Achilles tendon

noun [C] uk   us   /əˌkɪl.iːzˈten.dən/
the part of the body that connects the heel bone to the muscles in the lower part of the leg
Translations of “Achilles tendon”
in Chinese (Traditional) 跟腱…
in Chinese (Simplified) 跟腱…
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