pecky
adjective Etymology: 3peck Date: 1848 1. marked by lenticular or finger-shaped pockets of decay caused by fungi <
pecky cypress
>
2. containing discolored or shriveled grains <
pecky rice
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • pecky — /pek ee/, adj., peckier, peckiest. (of timber) spotted with fungi. [1840 50, Amer.; PECK2 + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

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  • pecky cypress — noun : cypress lumber affected by peckiness that is very durable in damp ground and is much used in greenhouse benches and in ornamental work (as paneling) …   Useful english dictionary

  • pecky dry rot — noun : peckiness …   Useful english dictionary

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