peteca

noun (1)
pe·te·ca | \pə̇ˈtēkə\
plural -s

Definition of peteca 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: a disease of the lemon characterized by deep pitting of the surface of the rind

peteca

noun (2)
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plural -s

Definition of peteca (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : a large feathered shuttlecock with a rubber or leather base

2 : a net game in which a peteca is batted with the palm of the hand

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History and Etymology for peteca

Noun (1)

modification of Italian petecchia

Noun (2)

Portuguese

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