how to pronounce paunch


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paunch is pronounced in one syllable

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meanings of paunch


  1. The first compartment of the stomach of a ruminant, the rumen.
  2. The thickened rim of a bell, struck by the clapper.
  3. The belly of a human, especially a large, fat protruding one.
  4. A paunch mat.


  1. To remove the internal organs of a ruminant, prior to eating.

paunch frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word paunch occurs in english on average 0.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics paunch can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that paunch can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to paunch


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