punty definition by Webster's New World
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noun pl. punties
a metal rod on which the molten glass is handled in glassmaking
Origin: French pontil ; from Italian pontello, diminutive of punto ; from Classical Latin punctum, a point
punty definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun pl. pun·ties
An iron rod on which molten glass is handled when being shaped and worked. Also called pontil.
Origin: Probably from French pontil; see punt4.