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noun [uncountable] pecha kucha pronunciation in British English /ˌpetʃə ˈkʊtʃə/

or Pecha Kucha

  1. a way of presenting new ideas or products in which each person shows and talks about 20 images for 20 seconds each
    Most people use Pecha Kucha to showcase their latest creative projects.
    Pecha Kucha Nights are about exposing the hidden creativity in a city.

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