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poço

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese poço, from Latin puteus, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *paw- (to strike). Compare Galician pozo, Spanish pozo, Catalan pou, Occitan potz, French puits, Italian pozzo and Romanian puț.

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NounEdit

poço m (plural poços)

  1. well
    Synonym: cacimba (Brazil, Angola)
  2. pit

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