pung

noun
\ˈpəŋ \

Definition of pung 

New England

: a sleigh with a box-shaped body

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The gan-pung-gi presented us with small rounds of chicken coated in a thick batter, fried until the edges were perhaps a bit too tough, but the center remained tender. Lindsey Mcclave, The Courier-Journal, "Bibimbap to bulgogi, Lee's Korean Restaurant serves the classics. It doesn't disappoint," 28 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of pung

1804, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pung

short for earlier tow-pong, of Algonquian origin; akin to Micmac tobâgun drag made with skin

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