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punnoun [C]

uk   us   /pʌn/
a humorous use of a word or phrase that has several meanings or that sounds like another word: She made a couple of dreadful puns. This is a well-known joke based on a pun: "What's black and white and red (= read) all over?" "A newspaper."

punverb [I]

uk   us   /pʌn/ (-nn-)
to make a pun
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