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gondola

gon·do·la

gondola

pronunciation:
gan d l [or] gan do l
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a long, narrow boat with a flat bottom and high curved ends, controlled by a boatman standing at the stern and used on the waterways of Venice, Italy.
definition 2: any of various other flat-bottomed boats.
definition 3: a roofless railroad car with low sides.
definition 4: a basket, car, or sling suspended below a balloon or dirigible, used for carrying passengers or instruments.
definition 5: a car suspended from a cable, as for a ski lift.
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