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Definitions for potted
ˈpɒt ɪdpot·ted

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. potted(adj)

    of plants; planted or grown in a pot

    "potted geraniums"

  2. potted(adj)

    preserved in a pot or can or jar

    "potted meat"; "potted shrimp"

  3. potted(adj)

    (British informal) summarized or abridged

    "a potted version of a novel"


  1. potted(Adjective)

    Prepared in advance, as though preserved by potting.

    The company released a potted statement.

    Etymology: Adjective meaning "prepared in advance" first used in a published work, by L. Susan Stebbing in her Pelican classic Thinking to some purpose (1939), where "potted thinking" is defined as "a compressed statement to save us the trouble of thinking."

Webster Dictionary

  1. Potted

    of Pot

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of potted in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of potted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of potted in a Sentence

  1. Henry Kirimania:

    Nairobi looks so beautiful this morning. No traffic jams, just squeaky clean roads complete with potted plants.

  2. Michael Waring:

    [ The studies ] would take a potted plant and put it in a small chamber... three feet by three feet by three feet... and they would inject a particular volatile organic compound( VOC) into the chamber... and watch it decay over time, and that decay is what they would contribute to the plant clearing the VOC, that does occur in the chamber, but it's the microbes that are absorbing the VOC, not the plant itself.

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