Definición de ponga en inglés:


Saltos de línea: ponga
Pronunciación: /ˈpʌŋə
(also punga)


  • A tree fern found in forests throughout New Zealand. Also called silver fern.
    • Cyathea dealbata, family Cyatheaceae
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • The walk there and back took us through some beautiful bush with huge silver ferns, beach trees, pungas, pohutakawa, cabbage trees and palms.
    • ‘They had a singular beauty, outstanding amongst the exotic growth of fern and ponga on the slopes below,’ he once wrote.
    • Covered in lichen and scrub, missing boards and held together with rusty bolts the rickety structure spans a deep gorge and alights at what is now grassland pocked with ponga and scrub: a farm long abandoned.


mid 19th century: from Maori.

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