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punnet

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noun pun·net \ˈpə-nət\

Simple Definition of punnet

  • : a small box that is used to hold soft fruits (such as strawberries and blueberries)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of punnet

British

  1. :  a small basket for fruits or vegetables

Origin and Etymology of punnet

origin unknown


First Known Use: circa 1822


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