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noun
a trap for catching lobsters, typically a box made of wooden slats with a funnellike entrance to the bait.
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Also called lobster trap .

Origin of lobster pot

First recorded in 1755–65
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British Dictionary definitions for lobster pot

lobster pot

lobster trap


noun
a round basket or trap made of open slats used to catch lobsters
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