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pung

 (pŭng)
n. New England
A low, one-horse box sleigh.

[Short for dialectal tom-pung, from an Algonquian language of southern New England.]

pung

(pʌŋ)
n
(Automotive Engineering) Eastern US and Canadian a horse-drawn sleigh with a boxlike body on runners
[C19: shortened from Algonquian tom-pung; compare toboggan]

pung

(pʌŋ)

n.
Chiefly Eastern Canada and New Eng. a sleigh with a boxlike body.
[1815–25, Amer.; short for tom-pung, ultimately < the same Algonquian etymon as toboggan]

pung

- Once the name for a one-horse sled or wagon.
See also related terms for sled.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pung - a one-horse sleigh consisting of a box on runners
sled, sledge, sleigh - a vehicle mounted on runners and pulled by horses or dogs; for transportation over snow
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Although the name on the packaging will change, the proven performance of our microfiber product line will remain the same," says GCP Global Director of Marketing Pung Chan.