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noun (1)

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


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noun (2)

plural -s
: a large feathered shuttlecock with a rubber or leather base
: a net game in which a peteca is batted with the palm of the hand

Word History


Noun (1)

modification of Italian petecchia

Noun (2)


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“Peteca.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jun. 2024.

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