[ pom ]
/ pɒm /
noun (often initial capital letter) Slang: Usually Disparaging.
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- poma lift,
- pomace fly,
Origin of pom
probably by back formation
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Examples from the Web for pom
Pom´pey decided for Hyr-ca´nus, and aided him by a Ro´man army.Outline Studies in the Old Testament for Bible Teachers|Jesse Lyman Hurlbut
And then the happy hymns rolled out, and the choristers cried 'Pom!'Ghetto Comedies|Israel Zangwill
/ (pɒm) /
slang, Australian and NZ short for pommy
prescription-only medicine or medicationCompare OTC
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