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Definitions and Synonyms of palpate | Another word for palpate | What is palpate?

Definition 1: examine (a body part) by palpation - [verb of contact]

Samples where palpate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The nurse palpated the patient's stomach
  • The runner felt her pulse

Synonyms for palpate in the sense of this definition

(palpate is a kind of ...) make physical contact with, come in contact with

"Touch the stone for good luck" "She never touched her husband"

(palpate has a similar meaning as ...) grope or feel in search of something

"He felt for his wallet"

(palpate belongs to category ...) the learned profession that is mastered by graduate training in a medical school and that is devoted to preventing or alleviating or curing diseases and injuries

"he studied medicine at Harvard"

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