noun pot·man \ˈpätmən\

Definition of potman



  1. 1a :  a servingman employed in a public house — compare potboy b :  a worker employed by a hotel or restaurant to wash pots and pans by hand

  2. 2 :  a worker who reduces aluminum in a battery of reduction pots by an electrolytic process

  3. 3 :  a chemical worker who dehydrates concentrated caustic solutions by boiling off excess water in cast-iron pots

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to cast off or become cast off

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