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Oxford dictionary definition of the word taenia:
noun (plural taeniae /-nɪiː/ or taenias)
1 Anatomy a flat ribbon-like structure in the body.
(taeniae coli /ˈkəʊlʌɪ/) the smooth longitudinal muscles of the colon.
2 Architecture a fillet between a Doric architrave and frieze.
3(in ancient Greece) a band or ribbon worn round a person’s head.
mid 16th century (in taenia (sense 2)): via Latin from Greek tainia ‘band, ribbon’