pecs

[peks]

Origin of pecs

First recorded in 1965–70; by shortening
Can be confusedpecks pecs
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British Dictionary definitions for pec

pec

noun
  1. (usually plural) informal short for pectoral muscle

Pécs

noun
  1. an industrial city in SW Hungary: university (1367). Pop: 158 942 (2003 est)
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pec in Medicine

pec

[pĕk]
n.
  1. A pectoral muscle. Often used in the plural.
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