talipes equinovarus

noun
talipes equi·​no·​var·​us | \ -ˌek-wi-nō-ˈvar-əs How to pronounce talipes equinovarus (audio) \

Medical Definition of talipes equinovarus

: a congenital deformity of the foot in which both talipes equinus and talipes varus occur so that walking is done on the toes and outer side of the sole

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