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pic

play
noun \ˈpik\

Definition of pic

plural

pics

or

pix

play \ˈpiks\


Origin and Etymology of pic

short for picture


First Known Use: 1884


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pic

play
noun \ˈpik, ˈpēk\

Definition of pic

  1. :  the picador's lance



Origin and Etymology of pic

Spanish pica, from picar to prick


First Known Use: 1926



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