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Wednesday word: pergola

pergola: [pur-guh-luh]

Noun: An arbor or a passageway of columns supporting a roof of trelliswork on which climbing plants are trained to grow.

Origin: 1645-55; Italian, Latin pergula, pergere "projecting roof", "arbor"

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Tags: italian, latin, noun, p, wordsmith: trellia_chan
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