(in South Africa) a river ferry, esp one that is guided by a cable from one bank to the other
[Portuguese pawn-tuh del-gah-duh] /Portuguese ˈpɔ̃ tə dɛlˈgɑ də/ noun 1. a seaport on SW São Miguel island, in the E Azores. /Portuguese ˈpontə ðɛlˈɡaðə/ noun 1. a port in the E Azores, on S São Miguel Island: chief commercial centre of the archipelago. Pop: 65 853 (2001)
[pawn-tah graw-sah] /ˈpɔ̃ tɑ ˈgrɔ sɑ/ noun 1. a city in S Brazil.
[pon-cher-treyn] /ˈpɒn tʃərˌtreɪn/ noun 1. Lake, a shallow extension of the Gulf of Mexico in SE Louisiana, N of New Orleans. 41 miles (66 km) long; 25 miles (40 km) wide. /ˈpɒntʃəˌtreɪn/ noun 1. Lake Pontchartrain, a shallow lagoon in SE Louisiana, linked with the Gulf of Mexico by a narrow channel, the Rigolets: resort […]
[pon-tuh-frakt; locally also puhm-frit, pom-] /ˈpɒn təˌfrækt; locally also ˈpʌm frɪt, ˈpɒm-/ noun 1. a city in West Yorkshire, in N central England, SE of Leeds: ruins of a 12th-century castle. /ˈpɒntɪˌfrækt/ noun 1. an industrial town in N England, in Wakefield unitary authority, West Yorkshire: castle (1069), in which Richard II was imprisoned and […]