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ped

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  1. pedestrian.
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Origin of ped

by shortening

PED

  1. performance-enhancing drug.
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ped-1

  1. variant of pedo-1 before a vowel: pedagogic.
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Also paed-.

ped-2

  1. variant of pedi- before a vowel.
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ped-3

  1. variant of pedo-2 before a vowel: pedalfer.
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ped.

-ped

  1. a combining form with the meaning “having a foot” of the kind specified by the initial element: pinnatiped.
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Also -pede.
Compare -pod.

Origin of -ped

< Latin -ped-, stem of -pēs -footed, adj. derivative of pēs foot
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British Dictionary definitions for ped

ped-

combining form
  1. a variant (esp US) of paedo-
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-ped

-pede

n combining form
  1. foot or feetquadruped; centipede
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Word Origin

from Latin pēs, ped- foot
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

ped in Medicine

ped-

pref.
  1. Variant ofpedo-