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Topic: NATURE

Date: 1200-1300
Origin: POUND12

pond

noun
     
pond
pond S3 [countable]
1DN a small area of fresh water that is smaller than a lake, that is either natural or artificially made
2

across the pond

also on the other side of the pond informal on the other side of the Atlantic Ocean in the US or in Britain:
my cousins from across the pond
WORD FOCUS: garden WORD FOCUS: garden
parts of a garden: lawn, flowerbed, hedge, patio, rockery, pond, greenhouse, compost heap, kitchen garden

things you do in the garden: cut the grass/mow the lawn, weed the flowerbeds, sow seeds, plant flowers/bushes/trees, water the plants, cut back/prune roses and other bushes, trim the hedge


See also
garden
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