[ped-uh-fawrm] /ˈpɛd əˌfɔrm/
in the form of a foot; footlike.
shaped like a foot
[ped-i-gree] /ˈpɛd ɪˌgri/ noun 1. an ancestral line; line of descent; lineage; ancestry. 2. a genealogical table, chart, list, or record, especially of a purebred animal. 3. distinguished, excellent, or pure ancestry. 4. derivation, origin, or history: the pedigree of a word. /ˈpɛdɪˌɡriː/ noun 1. 2. a document recording this 3. a genealogical table, esp […]
- Pedigree analysis
pedigree analysis n. The study of an inherited trait in a group of related individuals to determine the pattern and characteristics of the trait, including its mode of inheritance, age of onset, and phenotypic variability.
[ped-i-greed] /ˈpɛd ɪˌgrid/ adjective 1. having established purebred ancestry: a pedigreed collie.
[ped-uh-muh nt] /ˈpɛd ə mənt/ noun 1. (in classical architecture) a low gable, typically triangular with a horizontal cornice and raking cornices, surmounting a colonnade, an end wall, or a major division of a façade. 2. any imitation of this, often fancifully treated, used to crown an opening, a monument, etc., or to form part […]