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noun [C] uk UK (US pedophile)   /ˈpiː.də.faɪl/ us    /ˈped.oʊ-/
someone who is sexually interested in childrenSex offenders
noun [U] uk (US pedophilia)   /ˌpiː.dəˈfɪl.i.ə/ us    /ˌped.oʊˈfiː.li-/
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