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See definition of palpation on Dictionary.com
  • as intouch
  • as intactility
  • as infeel

synonyms for palpation

  • communication
  • contact
  • feeling
  • taste
  • blow
  • brush
  • caress
  • collision
  • contingence
  • crash
  • cuddling
  • embrace
  • feel
  • fondling
  • graze
  • grope
  • handling
  • hit
  • hug
  • impact
  • junction
  • kiss
  • lick
  • manipulation
  • nudge
  • pat
  • peck
  • perception
  • percussion
  • petting
  • push
  • rub
  • rubbing
  • scratch
  • shock
  • stroke
  • stroking
  • tactility
  • tap
  • touching
  • taction
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antonyms for palpation

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  • failure
  • loss
  • lot
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    How to use palpation in a sentence

    He was just setting out to explore the place by a thorough palpation, when he heard steps coming down a stair.
    THE PRINCESS AND CURDIEGEORGE MACDONALD
    Local swelling is present and manifestations of pain are evident upon palpation of the affected area.
    LAMENESS OF THE HORSEJOHN VICTOR LACROIX
    By palpation evidence of pain is discernible, though very little swelling occurs.
    LAMENESS OF THE HORSEJOHN VICTOR LACROIX
    The obturation being incomplete, it may be impossible by palpation to decide that thrombosis really exists.
    LAMENESS OF THE HORSEJOHN VICTOR LACROIX
    The nearness of the exostosis to the tibiotarsal articulation can be definitely determined by palpation.
    LAMENESS OF THE HORSEJOHN VICTOR LACROIX
    Where a subcutaneous division exists as in rupture, the divided ends of the tendon may be definitely recognized by palpation.
    LAMENESS OF THE HORSEJOHN VICTOR LACROIX
    Palpation of the sinus with the finger or aspiration with a hollow needle is sometimes advised as an aid to diagnosis.
    A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
    The prevalent idea that a thrombosed jugular vein can be felt on palpation as a hard cord extending down the neck is erroneous.
    A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
    These facts must be remembered because palpation of the neck may be quite misleading in early stages of the disease.
    A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
    Simple palpation of the abdomen revealed multiple nodules involving both lower and upper abdominal quadrants.
    THE PROPAGANDA FOR REFORM IN PROPRIETARY MEDICINES, VOL. 2 OF 2VARIOUS
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO PALPATION

    • ambience
    • atmosphere
    • aura
    • feeling
    • finish
    • impression
    • mood
    • palpation
    • quality
    • semblance
    • sensation
    • sense
    • surface
    • tactility
    • taction
    • touch
    • vibes
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