[ mis-oh-pee-dee-uh, mahy-soh- ]
/ ˌmɪs oʊˈpi di ə, ˌmaɪ soʊ- /
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hatred of children, especially one's own.
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Medical definitions for misopedia
[ mĭs′ō-pē′dē-ə ]
Hatred of children.
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