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English definition of “potty-trained”


    /ˈpɒt.i.treɪnd/ (also toilet-trained)
describes children who know how to use a potty or toilet and no longer need to wear nappies : By what age are children usually potty-trained?Children and babies potty-training     /ˈpɒt.iˌtreɪ.nɪŋ/ US  /ˈpɑː.t̬i-/ noun [U] (also toilet-training) the process of teaching a child to use a potty Children and babies
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