pedi-


a combining form meaning “foot,” used in the formation of compound words: pediform.

Nearby words

  1. pedestrian crossing,
  2. pedestrianism,
  3. pedestrianize,
  4. pedestrianized,
  5. pedi,
  6. pedia,
  7. pediatric,
  8. pediatrician,
  9. pediatrics,
  10. pedicab

Also especially before a vowel, ped-.

Origin of pedi-

combining form of Latin ped- (stem of pēs) foot

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British Dictionary definitions for pedi-

pedi-

combining form

indicating the footpedicure

Word Origin for pedi-

from Latin pēs, ped- foot

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