Pablum

[ pab-luh m ]
/ ˈpæb ləm /

Trademark.

a brand of soft, bland cereal for infants.

noun

(lowercase) trite, naive, or simplistic ideas or writings; intellectual pap.

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British Dictionary definitions for pablum

Pablum

/ (ˈpɑːbləm) /

noun

trademark a cereal food for infants, developed in Canada
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Word Origin and History for pablum

Pablum

See pabulum.

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