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potted

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈpɒt.ɪd/ us    /ˈpɑː.t̬ɪd/
potted plant a plant that is grown in a potTypes of plant

potted adjective [before noun] (FOOD)

UK describes cooked food, especially meat or fish, that is preserved in a closed container: potted meat/shrimpsPreserving and storing food

potted adjective [before noun] (SHORT FORM)

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
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