[pop-ee-hed] /ˈpɒp iˌhɛd/
a finial or other ornament, often richly carved, as the top of the upright end of a bench or pew.
the hard dry seed-containing capsule of a poppy See also capsule (sense 3a)
a carved ornament, esp one used on the top of the end of a pew or bench in Gothic church architecture
noun 1. (def 4).
noun 1. seed of the poppy plant, used as an ingredient or topping for breads, rolls, cakes, and cookies. noun 1. the small grey seeds of one type of poppy flower, used esp on loaves and as a cake filling
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noun phrase A surprise test; an unexpected examination [1940s+ College students; pop, ”to announce or produce unexpectedly,” is found by 1529]
[pops] /pɒps/ adjective 1. of or relating to a symphony orchestra specializing in popular or light classical music: Thursday is pops night on the concert series. noun 2. (often initial capital letter) (used with a singular verb) a symphony orchestra specializing in popular and light classical music: When you’re in Boston be sure to hear […]