pot metal definition

  • noun:
    • A copper and lead alloy, formerly found in making plumbing accessories.
    • A cast iron used particularly in making pots.
    • a cheap alloy of poor quality, typically containing lead, utilized particularly in making castings: low priced jewelery created from plated pot metal.
    • Glass melted in a pot.
    • glass-colored by being blended with melted stained cup in a pot.
    • some sort of stained cup, the colors which tend to be incorporated with the melted glass in cooking pot.
    • cast iron useful for making cooking wares
    • an alloy of copper and lead utilized specifically for making big pots

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