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One entry found for trunk.
Main Entry: trunk
Pronunciation: primarystresstrschwaengk
Function: noun
1 a : the main stem of a tree apart from branches or roots b : the body of a person or animal apart from the head, arms, and legs : TORSO c : the main or central part of something <trunk of an artery>
2 a : a box or chest for holding clothes or other articles especially for traveling b : the enclosed space usually in the rear of an automobile for carrying articles
3 : the long flexible muscular nose of an elephant or a related mammal (as a woolly mammoth)
4 plural : men's shorts worn chiefly for sports <swimming trunks>
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