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pe

play
noun \ˈpā\

Definition of pe

  1. :  the 17th letter of the Hebrew alphabet — see alphabet table



Origin and Etymology of pe

Hebrew


First Known Use: 1823


PE

abbreviation

Definition of PE

  1. 1 physical education

  2. 2 Prince Edward Island

  3. 3 printer's error

  4. 4 probable error

  5. 5 professional engineer




PE Defined for Kids

PE

abbreviation

Definition of PE for Students

  1. Prince Edward Island




Medical Dictionary

PE

abbreviation

Medical Definition of PE

  1. 1physical examination

  2. 2pulmonary embolism




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