Main meanings of peat pot in English

: peat pot1peat pot2

peat pot1

Pronunciation /ˈpiːt ˌpɒt/

noun

dialect Scottish, British
  • A hole from which peats have been cut, especially one in which water has collected.

Origin

Late 15th century; earliest use found in Andrew of Wyntoun (c1350–c1422), prior of St Serf's, Lochleven, and historian. From peat + pot.

Main meanings of peat pot in English

: peat pot1peat pot2

peat pot2

Pronunciation /ˈpiːt pɒt/

noun

  • A plant pot made of dried peat, used especially for growing seedlings, cuttings, etc., so that they may be planted out without being removed from the pot.

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in The Times. From peat + pot.