Meaning of “potted” in the English Dictionary

"potted" in British English

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pottedadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈpɒt.ɪd/ us /ˈpɑː.t̬ɪd/

potted adjective [ before noun ] (FOOD)

UK used to describe cooked food, especially meat or fish, that is preserved in a closed container:

potted meat/shrimps

potted adjective [ before noun ] (SHORT FORM)

UK informal used to describe 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.

(Definition of “potted” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)