Definition of Achilles tendon noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

Achilles tendon

 noun
noun
NAmE//əˌkɪliz ˈtɛndən//
 
(also Achilles)
 
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the tendon that connects the muscles at the back of the lower part of the leg to the heel
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