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English definition of “paunch”

paunch

noun [C]     /pɔːntʃ/ US  /pɑːntʃ/
a fat stomach , especially on a manThe human torso paunchy     /pɔːn.tʃi/ US  /pɑːn-/ adjective Fat or well-built paunchiness     /ˈpɔːn.tʃi.nəs/ US  /ˈpɑːn-/ noun [U] Fat or well-built
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