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try-pot

[trahy-pot]
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noun
  1. See under tryworks.
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Origin of try-pot

First recorded in 1830–40

tryworks

[trahy-wurks]
plural noun
  1. (in whaling) a furnace in which a kettle (try-pot) is placed for rendering blubber.
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Origin of tryworks

1785–95; try + works
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