potline

noun
pot·​line | \ ˈpät-ˌlīn How to pronounce potline (audio) \

Definition of potline

: a row of electrolytic cells used in the production of aluminum

First Known Use of potline

1944, in the meaning defined above

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“Potline.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/potline. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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