watering pot
noun see watering can

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Watering pot — Watering Wa ter*ing, a. & n. from {Water}, v. [1913 Webster] {Watering call} (Mil.), a sound of trumpet or bugle summoning cavalry soldiers to assemble for the purpose of watering their horses. {Watering cart}, a sprinkling cart. See {Water}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • watering pot — or watering can n. a container, esp. a can with a spout having a perforated nozzle, for watering plants, etc. * * * …   Universalium

  • watering pot — or watering can n. a container, esp. a can with a spout having a perforated nozzle, for watering plants, etc …   English World dictionary

  • watering pot — noun a container with a handle and a spout with a perforated nozzle; used to sprinkle water over plants • Syn: ↑watering can • Hypernyms: ↑container • Part Meronyms: ↑handle, ↑grip, ↑handgrip, ↑h …   Useful english dictionary

  • watering pot — noun (C) AmE a watering can …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • watering-pot — …   Useful english dictionary

  • watering-pot shell — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : any of several marine bivalve mollusks (genus Brechites) having small valves consolidated with a capacious calcareous tube which encases the entire animal and is closed at the anterior end by a convex disk perforated by… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Watering — Wa ter*ing, a. & n. from {Water}, v. [1913 Webster] {Watering call} (Mil.), a sound of trumpet or bugle summoning cavalry soldiers to assemble for the purpose of watering their horses. {Watering cart}, a sprinkling cart. See {Water}. {Watering… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Watering call — Watering Wa ter*ing, a. & n. from {Water}, v. [1913 Webster] {Watering call} (Mil.), a sound of trumpet or bugle summoning cavalry soldiers to assemble for the purpose of watering their horses. {Watering cart}, a sprinkling cart. See {Water}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Watering cart — Watering Wa ter*ing, a. & n. from {Water}, v. [1913 Webster] {Watering call} (Mil.), a sound of trumpet or bugle summoning cavalry soldiers to assemble for the purpose of watering their horses. {Watering cart}, a sprinkling cart. See {Water}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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