Chiefly British. variant of pedo-1.
Also especially before a vowel, paed-.
Definition for paed- (2 of 2)
variant of pedo-1 before a vowel: pedagogic.
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British Dictionary definitions for paed- (1 of 2)
a variant (esp US) of paedo-
British Dictionary definitions for paed- (2 of 2)
before a vowel paed- esp US pedo- or ped-
indicating a child or childrenpaedology
Word Origin for paedo-
from Greek pais, paid- child
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