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ponga

/ (ˈpɒŋə) /
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noun
a tall tree fern, Cyathea dealbata, of New Zealand, with large feathery leaves
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Word Origin for ponga

Māori
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How to use ponga in a sentence

  • Ser preciso tambin que me ponga de rodillas ante tu graciosidad y te pida5 perdn?

    Doa Perfecta|Benito Prez Galds
  • In case the spouses are related, two pigs—a male and a female—are sacrificed, and the ceremony called ponga is performed.

    Ifugao Law|R. F. Burton
  • Y en esto no se ponga dilacion o dificultad alguna, porque havria enojo della, allende que no lo permitiera.

  • E que no se ponga excomunicacion pues no hay necesidad para las poner porque seria forzado de otra manera proverlo.

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