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talipes

[ tal-uh-peez ]
/ ˈtæl əˌpiz /
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noun
a clubfoot.
the condition of being clubfooted.
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Origin of talipes

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

talipes
/ (ˈtælɪˌpiːz) /

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

Word Origin for talipes

C19: New Latin, from Latin tālus ankle + pēs foot
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