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pot metal

NOUN:
  1. A copper and lead alloy, formerly used in making plumbing fixtures.
  2. A cast iron used especially in making pots.
  3. An inexpensive alloy of poor quality, usually containing lead, used especially in making castings: cheap jewelery made from plated pot metal.
    1. Glass melted in a pot.
    2. Glass colored by being mixed with melted stained glass in a pot.



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