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hot pot

noun Chiefly British.
  1. mutton or beef cooked with potatoes in a covered pot.
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Origin of hot pot

First recorded in 1690–1700
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  1. British a baked stew or casserole made with meat or fish and covered with a layer of potatoes
  2. Australian slang a heavily backed horse
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