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English definition of “gondola”

gondola

noun [C] uk   /ˈɡɒn.dəl.ə/ us    /ˈɡɑːn-/
a narrow boat with a raised point at both ends, used on canals in VeniceBoats and sailing craftPassenger, cargo and military ships in a cable car, ski lift, amusement park ride, etc., a hanging part that people sit or travel inCarriages and carts
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