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hot pot

noun, Chiefly British
mutton or beef cooked with potatoes in a covered pot.
Origin of hot pot
1690-1700 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Then why not make your hot-pot with mussels instead of oysters?

    Cakes & Ale Edward Spencer
  • It was the culinary forefather of toad-in-the-hole, hot-pot, Irish stew, and of that devil-dreaded Cornish pasty.

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