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potbellied

adjective

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having a large protruding abdomen
  • an old, potbellied cat that now needs a ramp just to get on the sofa

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The first known use of potbellied was in 1657

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“Potbellied.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/potbellied. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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