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punch–drunk

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adjective \ˈpənch-ˌdrəŋk\

Medical Definition of punch–drunk

  1. :  suffering from cerebral injury usually resulting from minute brain hemorrhages caused by repeated head blows received in boxing and marked especially by mental confusion, incoordination, and slurred speech

  2. punch–drunk·en·ness \-ˌdrəŋ-kən-nəs\play noun




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