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pyknic

 [pik´nik]
having a short, thick, stocky build.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

pyk·nic

(pik'nik),
Denoting a constitutional body type characterized by well-rounded external contours and ample body cavities; virtually synonymous with endomorphic.
[G. pyknos, thick]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

pyk·nic

(pik'nik)
Denoting a constitutional body type characterized by well-rounded external contours and ample body cavities; virtually synonymous with endomorphic.
[G. pyknos, thick]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

pyk·nic

(pik'nik)
Denoting a constitutional body type characterized by well-rounded external contours and ample body cavities; virtually synonymous with endomorphic.
[G. pyknos, thick]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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DeSales University '09 graduates, Stephen Thompson, 24, of Robbinsville, NJ and Andrew Marshall, 25, of Vestal, NY, started Pyknic while juggling college educations and commitments to the University's men's soccer team in 2006.
I think the food truck is a fun and unique way to get our brand to market all over the Eastern Seaboard that is true to the Pyknic lifestyle," says Stephen Thompson.
Pyknic's premium t-shirts are illustrated with food concepts in mind, retailing for about $28 on their website (http://www.pyknic.com).