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cispontine

Line breaks: cis|pon¦tine
Pronunciation: /sɪsˈpɒntʌɪn
 
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Definition of cispontine in English:

adjective

archaic
On the north side of the Thames bridges in London (originally the better-known side).
Example sentences
  • Cross a bridge over the Thames and you were in the more respectable cispontine sector of London.

Origin

mid 19th century: from cis- + Latin pons, pont- 'bridge'.

Words that rhyme with cispontine

transpontine

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