noun (pl) -gos
an anthropoid ape, esp an orang-utan or (formerly) a gorilla
(military, slang) a soldier or marine
ape genus, 1620s, from Kongo mpongi.
[pon-yerd] /ˈpɒn yərd/ noun 1. a small, slender dagger. verb (used with object) 2. to stab with a poniard. /ˈpɒnjəd/ noun 1. a small dagger with a slender blade verb 2. (transitive) to stab with a poniard n. 1580s, from Middle French poinard (early 16c.), from Old French poignal “dagger,” literally “anything grasped with the […]
[poh-nuh-graf, -grahf] /ˈpoʊ nəˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf/ noun, Medicine/Medical. 1. an instrument for graphically recording pain or muscular fatigue.
noun a fear of overworking or working to exhaustion See kopophobia Word Origin Greek ponos ‘toil, fatigue’
[ponz] /pɒnz/ noun, plural pontes [pon-teez] /ˈpɒn tiz/ (Show IPA). Anatomy. 1. Also called pons Varolii. a band of nerve fibers in the brain connecting the lobes of the midbrain, medulla, and cerebrum. 2. any tissue connecting two parts of a body organ or structure. [ponz; French pawns] /pɒnz; French pɔ̃s/ noun 1. Lily [lil-ee;; […]