[pop-si-kuh l, -sik-uh l]
- a brand of flavored ice on a stick.
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Examples from the Web for popsicle
When the popsicle man came around, my mother gave me a nickel.James Lee Burke Talks About His Fiction, History, and the American Dream
July 20, 2014
- trademark US and Canadian an ice lolly
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Word Origin and History for popsicle
1923, trademark name registered by Frank Epperson of Oakland, Calif., presumably from (lolly)pop + (ic)icle.
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