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pes

[pees, peys] /pis, peɪs/
noun, plural pedes
[pee-deez, ped-eez] /ˈpi diz, ˈpɛd iz/ (Show IPA).
Anatomy, Zoology
1.
a foot or footlike part.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; < Latin pēs

pe

[pey] /peɪ/
noun
1.
the 17th letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
2.
either of the consonant sounds represented by this letter.
Also, peh.
Origin
1895-1900; < Hebrew pē, akin to peh mouth
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British Dictionary definitions for pes

pes

/peɪz; piːz/
noun (pl) pedes (ˈpɛdiːz)
1.
the technical name for the human foot
2.
the corresponding part in higher vertebrates
3.
any footlike part
Word Origin
C19: New Latin: foot

PES

abbreviation
1.
Party of European Socialists: the Socialist, Democratic, and Labour parties of the European Union, founded in 1992

pe1

/peɪ; Hebrew pe/
noun
1.
the 17th letter in the Hebrew alphabet (פ or, at the end of a word, ף) transliterated as p or, when final, ph
Word Origin
from Hebrew peh mouth

pe2

abbreviation
1.
Peru

PE

abbreviation
1.
physical education
2.
potential energy
3.
Presiding Elder
4.
(esp in postal addresses) Prince Edward Island (Canadian Province)
5.
Also p.e. printer's error
6.
(statistics) probable error
7.
Protestant Episcopal
8.
(in South Africa) Port Elizabeth
9.
Peru (international car registration)
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Word Origin and History for pes

PE

1956 as an abbreviation of physical education (see physical).

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pes in Medicine

pes (pās)
n. pl. pe·des (pěd'ās')

  1. The foot.

  2. A footlike or basal structure or part.

  3. Talipes.

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Related Abbreviations for pes

PES

programmable electronic system

pe

printer's error

PE

  1. Peru (international vehicle ID)
  2. physical education
  3. physical examination
  4. pleural effusion
  5. Prince Edward Island
  6. probable error
  7. pulmonary edema
  8. pulmonary embolism
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