potting shed

noun

Definition of potting shed

  1. :  a small building in which plants are grown in pots until they are ready to be planted outside

Word by Word Definitions

potplay potting
  1. :  a usually rounded metal or earthen container used chiefly for domestic purposes (as in cooking or for holding liquids or growing plants)

    :  any of various technical or industrial vessels or enclosures resembling or likened to a household pot

    :  potful

  1. :  to place in a pot

    :  to pack or preserve (as cooked and chopped meat) in a sealed pot, jar, or can often with aspic

    :  to shoot with a potshot

  1. :  marijuana

  1. : potential

    : potentiometer

shedplay
  1. :  to set apart :  segregate

    :  to cause to be dispersed without penetrating

    :  to cause (blood) to flow by cutting or wounding

  1. :  distinction, difference

    :  something (as the skin of a snake) that is discarded in shedding

    :  a divide of land

  1. :  a slight structure built for shelter or storage

    :  a single-storied building with one or more sides unenclosed

    :  a building that resembles a shed

  1. :  to put or house in a shed


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