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English definition of “pond”

pond

noun [C]     /pɒnd/ US  /pɑːnd/
B2 an area of water smaller than a lake , often artificially made: a duck pondInland waters the 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.
(Definition of pond noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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