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pec

Syllabification: pec

Definition of pec in English:

noun

(usually pecs) informal
A pectoral muscle (especially with reference to the development of these muscles in bodybuilding).
Example sentences
  • His biceps and pecs were obviously well built, you know, unlike those scary bodybuilder types.
  • The venue was packed with babes in bikinis and muscle men flashing their pecs.
  • Although it may not be the principal motivator, according to a recent survey, women look at men's pecs second only to their bum.

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