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gallipot1

[gal-uh-pot] /ˈgæl əˌpɒt/
noun
1.
a small glazed pot used by apothecaries for medicines, confections, or the like.
Origin
late Middle English
1425-1475
1425-75; late Middle English galy pott. See galley, pot1

gallipot2

[gal-uh-pot] /ˈgæl əˌpɒt/
noun
1.
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British Dictionary definitions for gallipot

galipot

/ˈɡælɪˌpɒt/
noun
1.
a resin obtained from several species of pine, esp from the S European Pinus pinaster
Word Origin
C18: from French, of unknown origin

gallipot1

/ˈɡælɪˌpɒt/
noun
1.
a small earthenware pot used by pharmacists as a container for ointments, etc
Word Origin
C16: probably from galley + pot1; so called because imported in galleys

gallipot2

/ˈɡælɪˌpɒt/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of galipot
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