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English definition of “potted”

potted

adjective [before noun] (SHORT FORM)    /ˈpɒt.ɪd/ US  /ˈpɑː.t̬ɪd/ UK informal
describes a form of a story or book that has been made shorter and simpler and contains only the main facts or features : They publish a potted version of Shakespeare's plays especially for children .Summaries and summarisingAccounts and stories
(Definition of potted adjective (SHORT FORM) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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