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One entry found for gondola.
Main Entry: gonĚdoĚla
Pronunciation: primarystressgän-dschwa-lschwa (usual for sense 1), gän-primarystressdomacr-
Function: noun
1 : a long narrow boat with a high prow and stern used on the canals of Venice
2 : a railroad car with low sides and no top used for hauling loose freight
3 : an enclosure that hangs from something: as a : the part of a balloon in which passengers or instruments are carried b : a car that hangs from a cable and is used especially as a lift for skiers
[gondola illustration]

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