enriched topsoil for potting plants, especially house plants.
a mixture of loam, peat, sand, and nutrients and used as a growing medium for plants in pots
[puh-teen, -cheen, -theen, poh-] /pəˈtin, -ˈtʃin, -ˈθin, poʊ-/ noun 1. the first distillation of a fermented mash in the making of whiskey. 2. illicitly distilled whiskey. /pɒˈtiːn/ noun 1. (in Ireland) illicit spirit, often distilled from potatoes n. “illicit whiskey,” 1812, from Irish poitin “little pot,” suggesting distillation in small quantities, from English pot (n.1) […]
[poh-tem-kin, puh-; Russian puh-tyawm-kyin] /poʊˈtɛm kɪn, pə-; Russian pʌˈtyɔm kyɪn/ noun 1. Prince Grigori Aleksandrovich [gri-gawr-ee al-ig-zan-druh-vich,, -zahn-;; Russian gryi-gaw-ryee uh-lyi-ksahn-druh-vyich] /grɪˈgɔr i ˌæl ɪgˈzæn drə vɪtʃ,, -ˈzɑn-;; Russian gryɪˈgɔ ryi ʌ lyɪˈksɑn drə vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), 1739–91, Russian statesman and favorite of Catherine II. /pɒˈtɛmkɪn; Russian paˈtjɔmkin/ noun 1. Grigori Aleksandrovich (ɡriˈɡɔrij alɪkˈsandrəvitʃ). 1739–91, […]
verb (Variation: around may be added) To putter; tinker; mess: The dentist potchkied around in Stanley’s mouth/ How you could potsky around with such superstitions [1950+; fr Yiddish fr German patschen, ”splash, slap”]
noun, Chiefly Hudson Valley. 1. . noun 1. (US) a type of coarse dry cottage cheese