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palmar

[pal-mer, pahl-, pah-mer] /ˈpæl mər, ˈpɑl-, ˈpɑ mər/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or located in or on the palm of the hand or to the corresponding part of the forefoot of an animal.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; < Latin palmāris measuring a hand's breadth. See palm1, -ar1
Related forms
transpalmar, adjective
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  • In the upper extremity the sesamoid bones of the joints are found only on the palmar surface of the hand.
British Dictionary definitions for palmar

palmar

/ˈpælmə/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the palm of the hand
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palmar in Medicine

palmar pal·mar (pāl'mər, päl'-, pä'mər)
adj.
Of, relating to, or corresponding to the palm of the hand.

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