pecky

[pek-ee]

Origin of pecky

An Americanism dating back to 1840–50; peck2 + -y1
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Historical Examples of pecky

  • Sometimes as in "pecky" or "peggy" cypress, 235 the decayed tracts are tubular.

    Wood and Forest

    William Noyes