plural noun Informal.
pectoral muscles.

1965–70; by shortening

pecks, pecs. Unabridged


a city in SW Hungary.
German Fünfkirchen. Unabridged
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World English Dictionary
Pécs (Hungarian peːtʃ)
an industrial city in SW Hungary: university (1367). Pop: 158 942 (2003 est)

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pectoral muscles
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Well-pumped lats and pecs bulge out of a short polo-necked torso.
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Instead of a low body weight, they seek well-defined muscles, sleek abs and sculptured pecs.
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