Medical Dictionary


adj im·pal·pa·ble \(ˈ)im-ˈpal-pə-bəl\

Medical Definition of IMPALPABLE

:  incapable of being felt by touch <the pulse was impalpable at the wrist> <preoperative localization of impalpable breast lesions—Jane Barrett>
:  so finely divided that no grains or grit can be felt <an impalpable powder>


May 25, 2015
callithump Hear it
a noisy boisterous band or parade
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears