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punnet

[puhn-it] /ˈpʌn ɪt/
noun, British, Australian.
1.
a small container or basket for strawberries or other fruit.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; origin obscure
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British Dictionary definitions for punnet

punnet

/ˈpʌnɪt/
noun
1.
(mainly Brit) a small basket for fruit, such as strawberries
Word Origin
C19: perhaps diminutive of dialect punpound²
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