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English definition of “potting shed”

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potting shed

noun [C] uk   mainly UK us  
a small building in a garden in which plant containers, young plants, seeds, tools, etc. are kept
Translations of “potting shed”
in Chinese (Traditional) 花園或菜園旁邊的小屋, 盆栽棚…
in Chinese (Simplified) 盆栽棚…
(Definition of potting shed from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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