potch

noun

mainly Australian slang inferior quality opal used in jewellery for mounting precious opals

Nearby words

  1. potbelly wood,
  2. potboil,
  3. potboiler,
  4. potbound,
  5. potboy,
  6. poteen,
  7. potemkin,
  8. potemkin village,
  9. potemkin, grigori aleksandrovich,
  10. potence

Word Origin for potch

C20: of uncertain origin

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