pontoon bridge

Definition of pontoon bridge

:a bridge that floats on the water and is held up by large hollow containers filled with air (called pontoons)

Word by Word Definitions

pontoon play
  1. : a flat-bottomed boat (such as a lighter)

  2. : a float especially of a seaplane

  1. : blackjack

bridge play
  1. : a structure carrying a pathway or roadway over a depression or obstacle (such as a river)

  2. : a time, place, or means of connection or transition

  3. : something resembling a bridge in form or function: such as

  1. : to make a bridge (see 1bridge) over or across

  2. : to provide with a bridge

  1. : any of various card games for usually four players in two partnerships that bid for the right to declare a trump suit, seek to win tricks (see 1trick 4) equal to the final bid, and play with the hand of declarer 's partner exposed and played by declarer


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