pecs

[ peks ]
/ pɛks /

plural noun Informal.

pectoral muscles.

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Origin of pecs

First recorded in 1965–70; by shortening

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH pecs

pecks, pecs

Definition for pecs (2 of 2)

Pécs
[ peych ]
/ peɪtʃ /

noun

a city in SW Hungary.
German Fünfkirchen.
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British Dictionary definitions for pecs

Pécs
/ (Hungarian peːtʃ) /

noun

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