palpate

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palpate

Zoology of, relating to, or possessing a palp or palps
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It occurred to him that putting the examining finger in the anterior fornix and palpating up toward the symphysis would give a unique opportunity to palpate the bladder alone and not the combined area of uterus, tubes, and ovaries along with the bladder.
The application allows an instructor to watch what's taking place inside the cow on a computer screen as the student palpates its internal organs - an impossibility in traditional training on live animals.
Or he "has fun with" allegory in The Wizard, 1994, a coarse picture of a shrunken, clownlike man with fat red lips, his mascara-smeared eyes closed in rapture as he palpates a young lady's fleshy bosom.