Relating to pediatrics. [G. pais (paid-), child, + iatrikos, relating to medicine]

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pe·di·at·ric or chiefly Brit pae·di·at·ric .pēd-ē-'a-trik adj of or relating to pediatrics

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pe·di·at·ric (pe″de-atґrik) pertaining to the health of children.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • pediatric — PEDIÁTRIC, Ă, pediatrici, ce, adj. Care aparţine pediatriei, privitor la pediatrie. [pr.: di a ] – Din fr. pédiatrique. Trimis de valeriu, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  pediátric adj. m. (sil. a tric), pl. pediátrici; f …   Dicționar Român

  • Pediatric — Ped i*at ric (p[e^]d [i^]*[a^]t r[i^]k or p[=e]d [i^]*[a^]t r[i^]k), a. [Gr. pai^s, paido s, child + iatrei a healing.] (Med.) Pertaining to the care and medical treatment of children. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pediatric — 1880, from Gk. paid , stem of pais child (Cf. PEDO (Cf. pedo )) + IATRIC (Cf. iatric) (q.v.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • pediatric — adjective of or relating to the medical care of children pediatric dentist • Syn: ↑paediatric • Pertains to noun: ↑paediatrics (for: ↑paediatric), ↑pediatrics …   Useful english dictionary

  • pediatric — adjective Of or pertaining to pediatrics, the branch of medicine dealing with the care and treatment of children. The hospital has established a pediatric intensive care unit. See Also: pediatrician, pediatrics …   Wiktionary

  • pediatric — adj. Pediatric is used with these nouns: ↑dentist, ↑medicine, ↑nurse, ↑patient, ↑surgery …   Collocations dictionary

  • pediatric — pediatrics (Brit. paediatrics) ► PLURAL NOUN (treated as sing. ) ▪ the branch of medicine concerned with children and their diseases. DERIVATIVES pediatric adjective pediatrician noun. ORIGIN from Greek pais child + iatros physician …   English terms dictionary

  • pediatric — adjective Date: 1880 of or relating to pediatrics …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • pediatric — See pediatrics. * * * …   Universalium

  • pediatric — Synonyms and related words: allopathic, chiropodic, chiropractic, clinical, dental, exodontic, homeopathic, hydropathic, iatric, medical, naturopathic, neurological, obstetric, orthodontic, orthopedic, osteopathic, periodontic, prosthodontic,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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