Word of Week: Palpate

Increasing one’s vocabulary is a way to expand your mind and articulate your thoughts in new ways.  Below if the word of the week for the week of 3/27/17.

Palpate: verb : [pal-peyt] : to examine by touch, especially for the purpose of diagnosing disease or illness.

Example:  Dr. James Andrews assessed severity of the star running back’s ACL injury through palpation.

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