noun pec·tus \ˈpektəs\

Definition of pectus



  1. 1 :  the breast of a bird

  2. 2 :  the lower surface of the thorax or of the prothorax of an insect

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Origin and Etymology of pectus

New Latin, from Latin, breast — more at pectoral

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capable of being understood in two ways

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