from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • suffix Foot; footlike part: pleopod.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • suffix Related to or resembling a foot or similar limb.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A combining form or suffix from Gr. poy`s, podo`s, foot


From New Latin -podium (from Greek podion; see podium) and from New Latin -poda (from Greek, pl. of pous, pod-, foot; see ped- in Indo-European roots).
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ancient Greek ποδός (podos), genitive singular of πούς (pous, "foot, leg"). (Wiktionary)


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