/ (pɛk) /
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(usually plural) informal short for pectoral muscle
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How to use pec in a sentence
The Turks abolished the seat of the Serb church in Pec in 1766.After the Rain|Sam Vaknin
Well, I'm glad you comed, an' I s'pec's I've tole you some things twiste, 'case of my memory.The Cromptons|Mary J. Holmes
Pec' to ral, pertaining to the thorax or breast; the anterior of the paired fins of fishes.A Guide for the Study of Animals|Worrallo Whitney
Medical definitions for pec
[ pĕk ]
A pectoral muscle. Often used in the plural.
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