Definition of paediatry in English:

paediatry

(also pediatry)

noun

Medicine
rare
  • Paediatrics.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Robert Mayne (1808–1868). From paedo- + -iatry. Compare scientific Latin paediatria.

Pronunciation

paediatry

/ˈpiːdɪətri//piːˈdʌɪətri/