a walkway, usually enclosed, permitting to go from building to building, as in an urban center, without passing through traffic.
1. a combining form meaning “foot,” used in the formation of compound words: pediform. /ˈpɛdɪ/ noun 1. Also called Northern Sotho. a member of a subgroup of the Sotho people resident in the Transvaal 2. the dialect of Sotho spoken by this people combining form 1. indicating the foot: pedicure
[ped-ee-uh n, pee-dee-] /ˈpɛd i ən, ˈpi di-/ noun, plural pedia [ped-ee-uh, pee-dee-uh] /ˈpɛd i ə, ˈpi di ə/ (Show IPA). Crystallography. 1. a crystal form having only a single face, without a symmetrical equivalent: unique to the triclinic system.
[pee-dee-a-triks, ped-ee-] /ˌpi diˈæ trɪks, ˌpɛd i-/ noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. the branch of medicine concerned with the development, care, and diseases of babies and children. /ˌpiːdɪˈætrɪks/ noun 1. the US spelling of paediatrics adj. 1849, from Greek paid-, stem of pais “child” (cf. pedo-) + -iatric. n. 1884; from pediatric; see […]
[pee-dee-uh-trish-uh n, ped-ee-] /ˌpi di əˈtrɪʃ ən, ˌpɛd i-/ noun 1. a physician who specializes in . /ˌpiːdɪəˈtrɪʃən/ noun 1. the US spelling of paediatrician n. 1884, from pediatric + -ian. pediatrician pe·di·a·tri·cian (pē’dē-ə-trĭsh’ən) or pe·di·at·rist (-āt’rĭst) n. A specialist in pediatrics.