a combining form extracted from cavalcade, used with the meaning “procession” in the formation of compound words: motorcade; tractorcade.

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British Dictionary definitions for -cade


n combining form

indicating a procession of a specified kindmotorcade

Word Origin for -cade

abstracted from cavalcade
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