a learned borrowing from Greek meaning “foot,” used in the formation of compound words: pododynia.

Nearby words

  1. pocosin,
  2. pocul.,
  3. poculiform,
  4. pod,
  5. pod person,
  6. podagra,
  7. podalgia,
  8. podalic,
  9. podalic version,
  10. podarthritis

Also especially before a consonant, podo-.

Origin of pod-

combining form representing Greek poús (genitive podós) foot

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