clubfoot

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noun club·foot \ˈkləb-ˌfu̇t\

Definition of clubfoot

  1. :  a congenitally misshapen foot twisted out of position; also :  this deformity

clubfooted

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Examples of clubfoot in a sentence

  1. clubfoot and other major birth defects

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First Known Use of clubfoot

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CLUBFOOT Defined for English Language Learners

clubfoot

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noun club·foot \ˈkləb-ˌfu̇t\

Definition of clubfoot for English Language Learners

  • : a foot that does not have a normal shape : a badly twisted or deformed foot that someone is born with; also : the medical condition of having such a foot


Medical Dictionary

clubfoot

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noun club·foot \ˈkləb-ˈfu̇t\

Medical Definition of clubfoot

plural

clubfeet

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  1. 1:  any of numerous congenital deformities of the foot in which it is twisted out of position or shape—called also talipes; compare talipes equinovarus, talipes equinus, talipes valgus, talipes varus

  2. 2:  a foot affected with clubfoot

clubfooted

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