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Pekin

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noun Pe·kin \pi-ˈkin, ˈpē-ˌ\

Definition of Pekin

  1. :  any of a breed of large white ducks of Chinese origin used for meat production



Origin of pekin

Pekin, Peking (Beijing), China


First Known Use: 1885


Pekin

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geographical name Pe·kin \ˈpē-kən, -ˌkin\

Definition of Pekin

  1. city N cen Illinois SSW of Peoria pop 33,857




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