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3 definitions found
 for punkie
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  no-see-um \no-see-um\ n. (Zool.)
     Any of several minute two-winged biting insects of the family
     Ceratopogonidae that suck the blood of mammals and birds
     and other insects; also called biting midge and punkie.
  
     Syn: punkie, punky, punkey, biting midge.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Punkie \Punk"ie\, n. [Orig. unknown.]
     A minute biting fly of the genus Ceratopogon or allied
     genus of the family Chironomid[ae], found in swarms in
     various densely wooded or mountaneous regions. [U. S.]
     [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  punkie
      n 1: minute two-winged insect that sucks the blood of mammals
           and birds and other insects [syn: punkie, punky,
           punkey, no-see-um, biting midge]

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