paedo-


Chiefly British. variant of pedo-1.

Also especially before a vowel, paed-.

ped-

1

variant of pedo-1 before a vowel: pedagogic.
Also paed-.
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British Dictionary definitions for paed-

ped-

combining form

a variant (esp US) of paedo-

paedo-

before a vowel paed- esp US pedo- or ped-

combining form

indicating a child or childrenpaedology

Word Origin for paedo-

from Greek pais, paid- child
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Word Origin and History for paed-

paedo-

see pedo-.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

paed- in Medicine

paed-

pref.

Variant ofpedo-

paedo-

pref.

Variant ofpedo-

ped-

pref.

Variant ofpedo-
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