pedo-


pedo-
pedo-1
a combining form meaning "child," used in the formation of compound words: pedophilia.
Also, paedo-; esp. before a vowel, ped-.
[var. sp. of paedo- < Gk paido-, comb. form of paid- (s. of paîs) child]
pedo-2
a combining form meaning "soil," used in the formation of compound words: pedocal.
Also, esp. before a vowel, ped-.
[ < Gk, comb. form of pédon]

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  • pedo- — from Gk. pedo , comb. form of pais boy, child, from PIE root *peu small, little, few, young (see FEW (Cf. few) (adj.)). The British form paed is better because it avoids confusion with ped …   Etymology dictionary

  • pedo- — 1 combining form US spelling of paedo . pedo 2 [ pɛdəʊ] combining form relating to soil or soil types: pedogenic. Origin from Gk pedon ground …   English new terms dictionary

  • PEDO — vide Albinovanus. It. Quintus …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale


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