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foot

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noun \ˈfu̇t\

Medical Definition of foot

plural feet \ˈfēt\play also foot

  1. 1:  the terminal part of the vertebrate leg upon which an individual stands

  2. 2:  any of various units of length based on the length of the human foot; especially :  a unit equal to 13 yard or 12 inches or 30.48 centimeters—plural foot used between a number and a noun <a 10-foot pole>; plural feet or foot used between a number and an adjective <6 feet tall>



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