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Definition 1: a method of examination in which the examiner feels the size or shape or firmness or location of something (of body parts when the examiner is a health professional) - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for palpation in the sense of this definition

(palpation is a kind of ...) the act of putting two things together with no space between them

"at his touch the room filled with lights"

(palpation is a kind of ...) the act of examining something closely (as for mistakes)

(... is a kind of palpation ) a palpatory technique for feeling a floating object in the body (especially for determining the position of a fetus by feeling the rebound of the fetus after a quick digital tap on the wall of the uterus)

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