paÊŠnd n. unit of weight equal to 16 ounces (equal to 454 grams); unit of apothecary weight equal to 12 ounces; unit of currency; unit of measurement; pound key on a telephone; pen, yard; strike, hit v. punch, strike; hit, beat; shatter, smash; shake heavily

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