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palmar

[ pal-mer, pahl-, pah-mer ]
/ ˈpæl mər, ˈpɑl-, ˈpɑ mər /
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adjective
of, relating to, or located in or on the palm of the hand or to the corresponding part of the forefoot of an animal.
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Origin of palmar

First recorded in 1650–60, palmar is from the Latin word palmāris measuring a hand's breadth. See palm1, -ar1

OTHER WORDS FROM palmar

trans·pal·mar, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for palmar

palmar
/ (ˈpælmə) /

adjective
of or relating to the palm of the hand
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Medical definitions for palmar

palmar
[ pălmər, päl-, pämər ]

adj.
Of, relating to, or corresponding to the palm of the hand.
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