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punt

noun

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punt

verb

Synonyms of punt (Entry 2 of 2)

as in pole

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The first known use of punt was before the 12th century

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“Punt.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/punt. Accessed 2 Jul. 2022.

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