[poh-des-tuh, poh-duh-stah] /poʊˈdɛs tə, ˌpoʊ dəˈstɑ/
any of certain magistrates in Italy, as a chief magistrate in medieval towns and republics.
a person appointed to serve as mayor of an Italian city during the Fascist regime.
/pɒˈdɛstə; Italian podeˈsta/
(in modern Italy) a subordinate magistrate in some towns
(in Fascist Italy) the chief magistrate of a commune
(in medieval Italy)
[puh-dee-shee-uh-fawrm, -shuh-fawrm] /pəˈdi ʃi əˌfɔrm, -ʃəˌfɔrm/ adjective 1. shaped like a .
[puh-dee-shee-uh m, -shuh m] /pəˈdi ʃi əm, -ʃəm/ noun, plural podetia [puh-dee-shee-uh, -shuh] /pəˈdi ʃi ə, -ʃə/ (Show IPA). Botany, Mycology. 1. (in certain lichens) a stalk bearing an apothecium. 2. any stalklike elevation.
/pɒdʒ/ noun 1. (informal) a short chubby person
[Serbo-Croatian. pawd-gaw-ree-tsah] /Serbo-Croatian. ˈpɔd gɔˌri tsɑ/ noun 1. the capital of Montenegro. [mon-tuh-nee-groh, -neg-roh] /ˌmɒn təˈni groʊ, -ˈnɛg roʊ/ noun 1. a republic in S Europe since 2006: formerly a constituent republic of Yugoslavia, in the SW part (1918–2006); an independent kingdom 1878–1918. 6333 sq. mi. (13,812 sq. km). Capital: Podgorica. /Serbian ˈpɔdɡɔˌriːtsa/ noun 1. […]