Meaning of pectoral
Pronunciation: (pek'tur-ul), [key]
- of, in, on, or pertaining to the chest or breast; thoracic.
- worn on the breast or chest.
- proceeding from the heart or inner consciousness.
- (of a vocal quality) appearing to come from resonance in the chest; full or deep.
- of or for diseases of the lungs.
- a pectoral part or organ, as a pectoral muscle.
- something worn on the breast for ornament, protection, etc., as a breastplate.
- pectoral (Thesaurus)