pediatrics

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noun plural but singular or plural in construction pe·di·at·rics \ˌpē-dē-ˈa-triks\

Definition of pediatrics

  1. :  a branch of medicine dealing with the development, care, and diseases of children

Circa 1857

First Known Use of pediatrics

circa 1857


PEDIATRICS Defined for English Language Learners

pediatrics

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noun plural but singular or plural in construction pe·di·at·rics \ˌpē-dē-ˈa-triks\

Definition of pediatrics for English Language Learners

  • medical : a branch of medicine that deals with the development, care, and diseases of babies and children


Medical Dictionary

pediatrics

noun plural but singular or plural in construction pe·di·at·rics

Medical Definition of pediatrics

  1. :  a branch of medicine dealing with the development, care, and diseases of children

Variants of pediatrics

or chiefly British

paediatrics

\ˌpēd-ē-ˈa-triks\play


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