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Noun
A small hole in something such as the skin, caused by a sharp object
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“The only negative aspect, was I got stuck in one of my toes by a sea urchin spine. I have since explored the puncture wound after coming home and found nothing.”
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A small hole in a tyre resulting in an escape of air
“His right rear tyre then suffered a puncture after a light touch from Ralf Schumacher's front wing as the German passed him on lap five.”
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The action or process of penetrating something
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A large hole in the ground
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Verb
To pierce and make a hole or holes in
“You should protect the vital areas along the mid-line of the torso, where even a shallow wound might puncture heart, lungs, liver, kidney or bowel.”
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To pierce
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Deflate someone's idea, feelings
“A witty column which punctures celebrity egos.”
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Shoot down
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To cause a sudden collapse of (mood or feeling)
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To pierce (a cask) to draw out liquid
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Reduce or cause to contract
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To burst or cause to burst due to pressure or overheating
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To break or burst
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Blame, detract from
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