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palpates

verb
present tense third-person singular of palpate

Synonyms of palpates

medical to examine (part of the body) by touching it
  • The doctor palpated his ribs to see if there was any tenderness.

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“Palpates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/palpates. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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