firepot

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noun fire·pot \ˈfī(-ə)r-ˌpät\

Definition of firepot

  1. 1 :  a clay pot filled with combustibles formerly used as a missile in war

  2. 2 :  a vessel used in eastern Asian cuisine for cooking foods in broth at the table; also :  the food cooked in it

Circa 1549

First Known Use of firepot

circa 1549

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