Simple Definition of melting pot
: a place (such as a city or country) where different types of people live together and gradually create one community
Full Definition of melting pot
1 a : a place where a variety of races, cultures, or individuals assimilate into a cohesive whole b : the population of such a place
2 : a process of blending that often results in invigoration or novelty
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