There are 2 main definitions of rec in English:

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rec 1

Pronunciation: /rek/

noun

informal
North American Recreation: [as modifier]: the rec center
More example sentences
  • I am hoping to stop my city from closing our rec center.
  • If the rec center closes, there could be an increase in juvenile crime!
  • The rec center is even older and isn't meeting the needs of many in the community.

Origin

1920s: abbreviation.

Words that rhyme with rec

beck, bedeck, check, cheque, Chiang Kai-shek, crosscheck, Czech, deck, dreck, exec, fleck, heck, hitech, keck, lek, neck, peck, Québec, reck, sec, sneck, spec, speck, spot-check, tec, tech, Toulouse-Lautrec, trek, wreck
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There are 2 main definitions of rec in English:

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REC 2

Entry from British & World English dictionary

abbreviation

(In the UK) Regional Electricity Company.
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