poss.


possession.
possessive.
possible.
possibly.

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British Dictionary definitions for poss. (1 of 2)

poss
/ (pɒs) /

verb

(tr) to wash (clothes) by agitating them with a long rod, pole, etc

Word Origin for poss

of uncertain origin

British Dictionary definitions for poss. (2 of 2)

poss.

abbreviation for

possession
possessive
possible
possibly
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