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peck1

peck1

pronunciation:
pek
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: in the US, a unit of capacity equal to eight quarts or 8.81 liters. Used primarily for dry measure.
definition 2: (informal) a large amount, esp. of trouble; lot.
definition 3: in the UK, a unit of capacity equal to two gallons, 9.0922 liters, or 554.840 cu. in. Used primarily for dry measure.
definition 4: a container that holds a peck.
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