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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: pel-mat'o-gram


An imprint of the sole of the foot, made by resting the inked foot on a sheet of paper, or by pressing the greased foot on a plaster of Paris paste.

[G. pelma (pelmat-), sole of the foot, + gramma, a picture]

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