clubfoot

[kluhb-foo t]
noun, plural club·feet for 1.
  1. a congenitally deformed or distorted foot.
  2. the condition of having such a foot; talipes.
  3. 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 formsclub·foot·ed, adjective
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clubfoot

[klŭbfut′]
n.
  1. 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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