Meaning of POND in English

POND

[pond] n [ME ponde artificially confined body of water, prob. alter. of pounde enclosure--more at pound] (14c): a body of water usu. smaller than a lake

[2]pond vt (1694): to block (as a stream) to create a pond ~ vi: to collect in or form a pond

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