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EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

ponton (plural pontons)

  1. Alternative form of pontoon.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for ponton in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


EsperantoEdit

NounEdit

ponton

  1. accusative singular of ponto

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French ponton, from Latin pontōnem, singular accusative of pontō (ferryboat), from pōns (bridge); equivalent to pont +‎ -on

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pɔ̃.tɔ̃/
  • (file)

NounEdit

ponton m (plural pontons)

  1. (military) pontoon
  2. (nautical) pontoon (floating structure supporting a bridge or dock)
  3. (nautical) pontoon (the boat)

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HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

pont +‎ -on

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈponton]
  • Hyphenation: pon‧ton

NounEdit

ponton

  1. superessive singular of pont