brev|i|ped «BREHV uh pehd», adjective.
having short feet or legs.
[< Latin brevis short + pēs, pedis foot]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • pęd — I {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mnż I, D. u, Mc. pędzie {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} łodyga rośliny razem z liśćmi i pączkami : {{/stl 7}}{{stl 10}}Świeże, nowe pędy. Obcinać dzikie pędy. {{/stl 10}}{{stl 20}} {{/stl 20}} {{stl 20}} {{/stl 20}}pęd II {{/stl… …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • brev — sb., et, e, ene, i sms. brev , fx brevbunke, brevbærer …   Dansk ordbog

  • ped- — 1 var. of pedo 1 before a vowel: pedagogic. Also, paed . ped 2 var. of pedi before a vowel. ped 3 var. of pedo 2 before a vowel …   Universalium

  • ped- — [ped, pēd] prefix combining form 1. PEDO 1 2. PEDO 2 3. PEDI : Used before a vowel …   English World dictionary

  • brev|i|pen|nate — «BREHV uh PEHN ayt», adjective. having short wings; brachypterous. ╂[< Latin brevis short + penna feather + English ate1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • brev|i|ros|trate — «BREHV uh ROS trayt», adjective. having a short bill or beak. ╂[< Latin brevis short + rōstrum beak + English ate1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • brev|i|ty — «BREHV uh tee», noun, plural ties. 1. shortness; briefness: »The brevity of the concert disappointed the audience. 2. shortness in speech or writing; contraction into a few words; conciseness: »Brevity in storytelling makes the story more… …   Useful english dictionary

  • brev·i·ty — /ˈbrɛvəti/ noun [noncount] : the quality of being brief: such as a : the use of few words to say something I ve omitted certain passages for the sake of brevity. [=because I want to be brief] The book s major flaw is its brevity. “ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ped — Ped, n. [OE. See {Peddler}.] A basket; a hammer; a pannier. [Obs.] Halliwell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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