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Potatum (pronounced po-tay-tum) is Latin for potato, however it is also linked to the name Tatum, meaning cheerful. The Romans believed the a potato was a cheerful vegetable built of what is calledhappy matter. It is thought to have brought luck and happiness into peoples lives.

Now though it is commonly used as an insult as the potato cannot think for itself. Scientests have carried out several test proviving the potatoes can be used for batteries when mixed with copper but it does not prove that the potato has a mind of its own.
Euan: He got all of the answers wrong in the test!
Robert: What a Potatum!
by haamooseesee1 July 27, 2008
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"allow it" means to just leave something alone, or don't worry about it. People in West London say this quite often.
Ahmed: Wanna walk to the station?
Joseph: Nah, allow it blud, can't be arsed, I'mma get the bus.
by ak47 February 27, 2004
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hey, Jim, pass me them potatas....Ma, could you ask Jim for the potatas. Ma? MA! yeah, that's right, the potatas.
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The female version of a Potato not to be confused with potato.
What happened to you.

I sexually identify as a Potata.
by Potata Shambles November 29, 2016
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not a potato, but a potata.
to describe a person who you feel is like a potato but you don't really want to say that he is a potato.
"You're such a potata."
"Oh my fucking god, stop being such a potata!
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