Definition of Gluepot

1. n. A utensil for melting glue, consisting of an inner pot holding the glue, immersed in an outer one containing water which is heated to soften the glue.



Definition of Gluepot

1. Noun. A pot for holding glue, a glue pot. ¹

2. Noun. (Australia sports) A muddy playing field. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Gluepot

1. a pot for melting glue [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gluepot

glue code
glue ear
glue gun
glue record
glue records
glue stick
glueable
glueball
glued
glueing
glueless
gluelike
gluelump
gluelumps
gluepot (current term)
gluepots
gluer
gluers
glues
gluestick
gluesticks
gluey
glueyness
glueynesses
glufosinate
glug
glugged
glugging
gluggy

Literary usage of Gluepot

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1. Modern Shop Practice: A General Reference Work by Howard Monroe Raymond, American Technical Society (1917)
"Great care should also be taken to keep the outside kettle, which surrounds the gluepot proper, full of water. If allowed to boil dry the glue in the inner ..."

2. Educational Woodworking for Home and School by Joseph Charles Park (1908)
"For our use a gluepot should have capacity for about two FIG. ... In preparing glue the flakes are put in the gluepot and covered over with cold water and ..."

3. Domestic Sanitary Drainage and Plumbing: Lectures on Practical Sanitation by William R. Maguire (1896)
"There is also to be mentioned the double boiler, or gluepot boiler system, which consists of a circulating boiler immersed wholly or partially in an open ..."

4. Bookbinding for Amateurs: Being Descriptions of the Various Tools and by W. J. Eden Crane (1885)
"Let it soak for from twelve to twenty hours, and then place it in the inner pot of the gluepot, add some water, fill the outer pot with water, ..."

5. The Practical Printer: A Complete Manual of Photographic Printing by Charles W. Hearn (1874)
"... adding hot water to it in case it is going to be too thick, which you can easily tell by stirring the contents of the gluepot with a stick. ..."

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