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  1. calembour(Noun)

    A pun.

  2. Origin: Named for a character in German folk tales.

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  1. Calembour(noun)

    a pun

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a type of joke in which words are used that have a similar sound, but a different meaning

One example of a pun would be `A pun is a punishable offence'.

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