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"pond" in British English

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pondnoun [C]

uk   /pɒnd/  us   /pɑːnd/
B2 an ​area of ​watersmaller than a ​lake, often ​artificially made: a ​duck pondthe pond [S] informal a ​humorous way of referring to the Atlantic Ocean, when it is ​thought of as ​separating the UK or ​Europe and the US: It's good to get a ​view from the other ​side of the pond.

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(Definition of pond from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pondnoun [C]

 us   /pɑnd/
a still ​area of ​watersmaller than a ​lake, often ​artificially made
(Definition of pond from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pond”
in Korean 연못…
in Arabic بِرْكة…
in Malaysian kolam…
in French mare, étang…
in Russian пруд…
in Chinese (Traditional) 池塘…
in Italian stagno…
in Turkish gölcük, gölet…
in Polish staw…
in Spanish estanque…
in Vietnamese cái ao…
in Portuguese lagoa, pequeno lago…
in Thai บ่อน้ำ…
in German der Teich…
in Catalan estany, bassa…
in Japanese 池, 沼…
in Chinese (Simplified) 池塘…
in Indonesian kolam…
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