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We found 23 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word potlatch:
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General dictionaries General (18 matching dictionaries)
  1. potlatch: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. potlatch: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. potlatch: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. potlatch: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. potlatch: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. Potlatch, potlatch: Wordnik [home, info]
  7. potlatch: Wiktionary [home, info]
  8. potlatch: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  9. potlatch: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  10. potlatch: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  11. Potlatch, potlatch: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  12. potlatch: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Potlatch: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Potlatch (album), Potlatch (convention), Potlatch (disambiguation), Potlatch (software), Potlatch (steamship), Potlatch: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  15. Potlatch: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  16. potlatch: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  17. potlatch: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  18. potlatch: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. potlatch: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. potlatch: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]
  2. potlatch: Anthropological Terms [home, info]
  3. potlatch: Anthropology dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. potlatch: Urban Dictionary [home, info]


Quick definitions from Wiktionary (potlatch)

noun:  (Canada, US, also figuratively) A ceremony amongst certain indigenous peoples of the Pacific Northwest in which gifts are bestowed upon guests and personal property is destroyed in a show of generosity and wealth.
noun:  (US, chiefly Alaska) A communal meal to which guests bring dishes to share; a potluck.
verb:  (transitive) To give; especially, to give as a gift during a potlatch ceremony.
verb:  (intransitive) To carry out or take part in a potlatch ceremony.

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