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Main Entry: 1punch
Pronunciation: primarystresspschwanch
Function: verb
Etymology: Middle English pouncen, punchen "emboss, pierce," probably from pounce "punching tool, dagger, talon"
1 a : 1PROD 1, poke b : 1DRIVE 1a, herd <punch cattle>
2 a : to strike with the fist b : to press, strike, or cause to work by or as if by punching <punch a typewriter>
3 : to pierce or stamp with a punch
4 : to enter (as data) by punching keys
- punch·er noun

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