- a combining form meaning “slow,” used in the formation of compound words: bradytelic.
Origin of brady-
- indicating slownessbradycardia
Word Origin and History for brady-
medical word-forming element meaning "slow, delayed, tardy," from Greek bradys "slow;" e.g. bradycardia (1890), with Latinized form of Greek kardia "heart;" bradykinesia, "slow movement," with Greek kinesis "movement, motion;" bradypnea, with Greek pneo/pnein "to breathe."