pyknic definition by Webster's New World
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endomorphic (sense )
Origin: ; from Classical Greek pyknos, compact, solid (see pycnidium) plush -ic
pyknic definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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Having a short stocky physique.
Origin: From Greek puknos, compact.
- pykˈnic noun
pyknic - Medical Definition
Having a short, stocky physique.