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billypot

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EtymologyEdit

Scottish, from 19th century. The Australian usage is sometimes claimed to be related to billabong.

NounEdit

billypot (plural billypots)

  1. (Scotland) A cooking pot.
  2. (Australia) A billycan used to boil tea.

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