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transpontine Line breaks: trans|pon¦tine
Pronunciation: /transˈpɒntʌɪn/
/trɑːns-/ /-nz-/

Definition of transpontine in English:


On or from the other side of an ocean, in particular the Atlantic as viewed from Britain; American: she approached the task with typical transpontine enthusiasm


Late 19th century: from trans- 'across' + Latin pontus 'sea' + -ine1.

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