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English definition of “paedophile”


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