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Pécs

 (pāch)
A city of southwest Hungary near the Croatian border south-southwest of Budapest. It was a Celtic settlement and later the capital of a Roman province.

Pécs

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

pecs

(pɛks)

n.pl. Informal.
pectoral muscles.
[1965–70; by shortening]

Pécs

(peɪtʃ)

n.
a city in SW Hungary. 182,000.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Pécs - either of two large muscles of the chestpecs - either of two large muscles of the chest
skeletal muscle, striated muscle - a muscle that is connected at either or both ends to a bone and so move parts of the skeleton; a muscle that is characterized by transverse stripes
greater pectoral muscle, musculus pectoralis major, pectoralis major - a skeletal muscle that adducts and rotates the arm
musculus pectoralis minor, pectoralis minor, smaller pectoral muscle - a skeletal muscle that draws down the scapula or raises the ribs
chest, pectus, thorax - the part of the human torso between the neck and the diaphragm or the corresponding part in other vertebrates
Translations

pecs

[peks] NPL ABBR =pectoralspectorales mpl

pecs

[ˈpɛks] npl (= pectorals) → pectoraux mpl

pecs

pl (inf) abbr of pectorals → Brustmuskeln pl
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