pega

noun pe·ga \ ˈpāgə \
variants: or pegador \ˌpegəˈdȯ(ə)r, -ȯ(ə)\

Definition of pega

plural -s
: remora

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Origin and Etymology of pega

pega from Spanish, literally, act of sticking, from pegar to stick, paste, cling, from Latin picare to daub with pitch, from pic-, pix pitch; pegador from Spanish, from pegar


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