potbellies

potbelly

[pot-bel-ee]
noun, plural potbellies.
1.
a distended or protuberant belly.

Origin:
1705–15; pot1 + belly

potbellied, adjective
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potbelly (ˈpɒtˌbɛlɪ)
 
n , pl -lies
1.  a protruding or distended belly
2.  a person having such a belly
3.  (US), (Canadian) a small bulbous stove in which wood or coal is burned
 
'potbellied
 
adj

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potbelly pot·bel·ly (pŏt'běl'ē)
n.
A protruding abdominal region.

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