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One entry found for puny.
Main Entry: pu·ny
Pronunciation: primarystresspyü-nemacron
Function: adjective
Inflected Form(s): pu·ni·er; -est
Etymology: from early French puisné "younger," literally, "born afterward," from puis "afterward" and "born"
: slight or lesser in power, size, or importance : WEAK
- pu·ni·ness noun

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