(slang, old-fashioned) a young man or newly commissioned officer who makes a point of socializing with women; ladies’ man
[first sense fr the notion that such a man would emulate a poodle or other lapdog to ingratiate himself with women]
[pood-l] /ˈpud l/ noun 1. one of a breed of very active dogs, probably originating in Germany but regarded as the national dog of France, having long, thick, frizzy or curly hair usually trimmed in standard patterns, occurring in three varieties (standard, miniature, and toy) differing only in size, and originally used as a water […]
[pood; Russian poot] /pud; Russian put/ noun 1. a Russian weight equal to about 36 pounds avoirdupois (16 kg). /puːd/ noun 1. a unit of weight, used in Russia, equal to 36.1 pounds or 16.39 kilograms
Package for Online Programming. Edinburgh, 1966. First of the POP family of languages. Used reverse Polish notation. Implemented as a threaded interpreter. EPU-R-17, U Edinburgh (Jul 1966). “POP-1: An Online Language”, R. Popplestone, Mach Intell 2, E. Dale et al eds, Oliver and Boyd, Edinburgh 1968.
Descendant of POP-2, for the PDP-10 by Julian Davies, 1973. [“POP-10 User’s Manual”, D.J.M. Davies, CS R25, U West Ontario, 1976].