(n) A narrow musical organization or ribbon for tresses that was worn in old Greece.
(n) Architecture A band in Doric order that separates the frieze from architrave.
(n) structure A ribbonlike musical organization of muscle or muscle mass.
taenia in Medical Dictionary
In medication, taenia is a genus (group) of huge tapeworms a number of which are parasitic in humans. In physiology, taenia refers to a band or a structural range and applies to several rings and outlines of stressed matter in the brain. In Latin, taenia suggests a ribbon or tape. Taenia normally spelled tenia. by Sherman MatlockReport definition