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phrasal verb
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theypunch in
he/she/itpunches in
present participlepunching in
past tensepunched in
past participlepunched in
  1. 1
    [transitive] to enter information into a machine by pressing keys or buttons

    If you punch in the wrong code, the alarm sounds.

  2. 2
    [intransitive/transitive] American clock in
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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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