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pod1

pod1

 
 
pronunciation:
pad
parts of speech:
noun, intransitive verb, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a long thin firm vessel containing seeds, esp. of a pea or bean plant.
 
definition 2: a natural or man-made container, usu. having a long, thin shape.
a pod of insect eggsa fuel pod
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: podded, podding, pods
definition: to bring forth pods.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to remove from their pods; shell.
The boy podded peas into a bowl.
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