Pot-walloper



[pot-wol-uh-per, pot-wol-] /ˈpɒtˌwɒl ə pər, pɒtˈwɒl-/

noun, English History.
1.
(in some boroughs before the Reform Bill of 1832) a man who qualified as a householder, and therefore a voter, by virtue of ownership of his own fireplace at which to boil pots.
/ˈpɒtˌwɒlə/
noun
1.
(in some English boroughs) a man entitled to the franchise before 1832 by virtue of possession of his own fireplace

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