I’ll see your “peripheral thingie” and raise you a “punnel”

I’ve been using “peripheral thingie” to talk about a California Delta water conveyance but Jeff Mount has done me one better: “punnel” (a peripheral tunnel).

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  1. Except the opposite of peripheral is paralel, and a paralel tunnel would also be a “punnel”. So you’d have to do, like, periphunnel and paralunnel. Or tunnipheral.

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