What are tendons and ligaments ? Also give their function

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Tendon : The white fibrous connective tissues forms cords called tendons which connect the skeletal muscles with bones.
Function of Tendons : This tissue provides strong attachment between various structures.
Ligament: The yellow elastic connective tissue forms cords called ligament which joins bone to bone.
Function of Ligament : The tissue allows stretching of various organs as it has considerable strength and elasticity.