Definition of Pecks

1. Noun. (plural of peck) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of peck) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Pecks

1. peck [v] - See also: peck

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pecks

peckers
peckerwood
peckerwood sawmill
peckerwoods
peckes
peckier
peckiest
pecking
pecking order
peckingly
peckings
peckish
peckishly
peckled
pecks (current term)
pecksniffian
pecky
pecopteris
pecora
pecoraite
pecorini
pecorino
pecorinos
pecs
pectase
pectases
pectate
pectates

Literary usage of Pecks

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1. Selections from the Household Books of the Lord William Howard of Naworth by William Howard, George Ornsby (1878)
"8. ij pecks d. of salt, ijs. vj'1. 11. For ij dozen of powdered* linges from ... March 3. D. bushel d. peck of salt, ijs. vjd. 9. iij pecks and a ..."

2. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1771)
"... z pecks are the beft quantity, and when fown in treble rows: on the 7th, the fame: on the 8th, ... 2 pecks, in treble rows, are the beft ; and that i ..."

3. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1771)
"... z pecks are the beil quantity, and when fown in treble rows: on the 7th, the fame : on the 8th, ... z pecks comet rearer than hitherto: on the i -,th, ..."

4. An Intermediate Arithmetic: Uniting Mental and Written Exercises in a by Emerson Elbridge White (1898)
"In 7J pecks? In lOf pecks? 6. How many pecks in 16 quarts? In 20 quarts? ... How many bushels in 12 pecks? In 20 pecks? In 32 pecks? In 40 pecks? 9. ..."

5. The Small Grains by Mark Alfred Carleton (1920)
"In experiments at the North Dakota station for 2 years, the best rates of seeding spring wheat, oats, and barley were 5| pecks, 8 pecks, ..."

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