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Definitions of puncture:
  • noun:   the act of puncturing or perforating
  • noun:   a small hole made by a sharp object
  • noun:   loss of air pressure in a tire when a hole is made by some sharp object
  • verb:   be pierced or punctured
    Example: "The tire punctured"
  • verb:   cause to lose air pressure or collapse by piercing
    Example: "Puncture an air balloon"
  • verb:   pierce with a pointed object; make a hole into
    Example: "Puncture a tire"
  • verb:   make by piercing
    Example: "Puncture a hole"
  • verb:   reduce or lessen the size or importance of

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