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noun     pot pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    [countable] a deep round metal container used for cooking food in on a cooker

    a set of pots and pans

    1. d.
      the amount of liquid or food that a pot contains

      We drank three pots of tea in an afternoon.

  2. 2
    [singular] an amount of money that people share or compete for, especially in a card game
    1. a.
      mainly American informal money collected from all the members in a group for a common purpose
  3. 3
    [uncountable] informal old-fashioned cannabis
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