What is another word for pun?

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[ pˈʌn], [ pˈʌn], [ p_ˈʌ_n]

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    Pun is defined as a word or phrase that is used as an expression of humor, ridicule or amusement. The word pun derives from the Latin wordpunctum, meaning point, mark, or distinction. Puns are used in both serious and humorous contexts, and can be used to fill in gaps in language or to express irony or sarcasm.

    A common pun consists of two words that are related but could not be sensibly put together, such as "jar of jelly" for "case of beer.

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