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talipes

[tal-uh-peez]
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noun
  1. a clubfoot.
  2. the condition of being clubfooted.

Origin of talipes

1835–45; tali- + Latin pēs foot
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British Dictionary definitions for talipes

talipes

noun
  1. a congenital deformity of the foot by which it is twisted in any of various positions
  2. a technical name for club foot

Word Origin

C19: New Latin, from Latin tālus ankle + pēs foot
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talipes in Medicine

talipes

(tălə-pēz′)
n.
  1. clubfoot