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plantar

of or relating to the sole of the foot: a plantar wart
Not to be confused with:
planter – one who cultivates the soil; a large container for plants; the owner or manager of a plantation: a wealthy Southern planter

plan·tar

 (plăn′tər, -tär′)
adj.
Of, relating to, or occurring on the sole of the foot: plantar warts.

[Latin plantāris, from planta, sole of the foot; see plat- in Indo-European roots.]

plantar

(ˈplæntə)
adj
(Anatomy) of, relating to, or occurring on the sole of the foot or a corresponding part: plantar warts.
[C18: from Latin plantāris, from planta sole of the foot]

plan•tar

(ˈplæn tər)

adj.
of or pertaining to the sole of the foot.
[1700–10; < Latin plantāris=plant(a) sole of the foot + -āris -ar1]

plantar

On the sole of the foot.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.plantar - relating to or occurring on the undersurface of the foot; "plantar warts can be very painful"
Translations

plan·tar

a. plantar, rel. a la planta del pie;
___ flexionflexión ___;
___ reflexreflejo plantar.
V.: Babinski's sign.

plantar

adj plantar
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