The term "Pot" is widely used in gambling. Especially it is common in club poker and other card games in which users play against each other.
Pot – the amount of money or the number of chips claimed by the participants hoaxes.
The pot is played in many versions of poker and in others gambling.
It is made up of bets made by opponents. In in many games, the pot is replenished during one or more rounds auctions'.
If the game is played in an institution acting as the intermediary, it takes from the Bank a Commission of several percent. Her it is called rake.