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palpating

verb
present participle of palpate

Synonyms of palpating

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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“Palpating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/palpating. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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