Word of the Day: Palpate

Since receiving a Word A Day Calendar, I've decided to write a short something including my new word each day.

palpate

verb pal·pate \ˈpal-ˌpāt\

Simple Definition of palpate

  • medical : to examine (part of the body) by touching it

The hot doctor said he had to palpate my side to understand what was going on.  Who am I to argue?