[ kluhb-foo t ]
/ ˈklʌbˌfʊt /

noun, plural club·feet for 1.

a congenitally deformed or distorted foot.
the condition of having such a foot; talipes.
Also called club. Nautical. a short boom for fastening to the foot of a jib.

Origin of clubfoot

First recorded in 1530–40; club + foot

Related forms

club·foot·ed, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Medicine definitions for club-footed


[ klŭbfut′ ]


A congenital deformity of the foot, usually characterized by a curled shape or a twisted position of the ankle, heel, and toes.talipes
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