Pekin

noun Pe·kin \ pi-ˈkin , ˈpē-ˌkin \

Definition of Pekin

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

Origin and Etymology of pekin

Pekin, Peking (Beijing), China


Pekin

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

Definition of Pekin

city in north central Illinois on the Illinois River south-southwest of Peoria population 33,857

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