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potted

Pronunciation: /ˈpɑːtəd; ˈpɒtɪd/

Translation of potted in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1 (before noun/delante del nombre) 1.1 [plant] en maceta or tiesto a potted bay tree un laurel (plantado) en una maceta
    Example sentences
    • We were recently given several potted bamboo plants.
    • The thieves entered the premises after removing the padlocks with bolt cutters and a substantial number of potted shrubs and herbaceous plants were removed in broad daylight.
    • Before bringing a potted tree indoors, water it thoroughly and hose off the foliage.
    1.2 [Cookery/Cocina] potted meat/shrimps[ especie de paté de carne/camarones ]
    Example sentences
    • The pair celebrated the occasion at a private reception held in a relative's house - where they dined on Dundee cake, half a pound of potted meat and pop.
    • Take your picnic: like nowhere else in Britain, this place calls for potted meat and pineapple chunks straight from the tin.
    • One man testified that the potted meat had been supplied unsealed but wrapped in brown paper and sold to several people, none of whom fell ill.
    1.3 [account/version] resumido
    Example sentences
    • Herewith a potted description of a great weekend!
    • A potted explanation of what has become his obsession is as follows.
    • I've already posted a potted summary of Australian Political parties, so go read that to learn about the Dramatis Personae.

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