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talipes

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noun tali·pes \ˈta-lə-ˌpēz\

Definition of talipes



Origin of talipes

New Latin, from Latin talus ankle + pes foot — more at foot


First Known Use: circa 1841


Medical Dictionary

talipes

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noun tali·pes \ˈtal-ə-ˌpēz\

Medical Definition of talipes

  1. :  clubfoot 1




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