pes

pes

[pees, peys]
noun, plural pedes [pee-deez, ped-eez] . Anatomy, Zoology.
a foot or footlike part.

Origin:
1835–45; < Latin pēs

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pe

[pey]
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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pe1 (peɪ, Hebrew pe)
 
n
the 17th letter in the Hebrew alphabet (פ or, at the end of a word, ף) transliterated as p or, when final, ph
 
[from Hebrew peh mouth]

pe2
 
the internet domain name for
Peru

PE
 
abbreviation for
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)

pes (peɪz, piːz)
 
n , pl pedes
1.  the technical name for the human foot
2.  the corresponding part in higher vertebrates
3.  any footlike part
 
[C19: New Latin: foot]

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

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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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Abbreviations & Acronyms
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

PES
programmable electronic system
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