nounchiefly West Indian
- A cooking device consisting of an iron grid over a raised iron bowl that holds burning charcoal.More example sentences
- They usually have two or three rooms and a separate outdoor kitchen with a coal pot, fire, or more modern gas stove.
- It was very well decorated in the old time tradition, linoleum floor, wall paper covering a portion of the walls, fly catchers, coal pots, old sewing machine and rocking chairs.
- A short dark robust woman in her mid 30's, busies herself cooking rice and fish soup over two coal pots outside her house in Cote d' Ivoire's northern city of Korhogo.