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Definition of palpate verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

palpate

 verb
verb
NAmE//ˈpælpeɪt//
 
palpate something (medical)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they palpate
 
he / she / it palpates
 
past simple palpated
 
-ing form palpating
 
 
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to examine part of the body by touching it
NAmE//pælˈpeɪʃn//
 
noun [uncountable]
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