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Princeton's WordNet

  1. punnet(noun)

    a small light basket used as a measure for fruits


  1. punnet(Noun)

    A small basket or receptacle for collecting and selling fruit, particularly strawberries.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Punnet(noun)

    a broad, shallow basket, for displaying fruit or flowers

  2. Origin: [Cf. Ir. buinne a shoot, branch.]


  1. Punnet

    A punnet is a small container for the gathering and sale of fruit and vegetables, typically small berries. The word is largely confined to Commonwealth countries and is of uncertain origin, but is thought to be a diminutive of "pun", a British dialect word for pound, from the days in which such containers were used as a unit of measurement.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of punnet in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of punnet in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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