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noun [countable] gondola pronunciation in British English /ˈɡɒndələ/
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  1. 1
    a long narrow boat with curved ends that you move using a long pole. Gondolas are used on the canals in Venice.
  2. 2
    the part of a cable car or ski lift that people sit in
  3. 3
    the part fixed to a hot-air balloon or an airship for people to travel in

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