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popover

[ pop-oh-ver ]
/ ˈpɒpˌoʊ vər /
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noun
a puffed muffin with a hollow center, made with a batter of flour, salt, egg, and milk.
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Origin of popover

An Americanism dating back to 1875–80; pop1 + over
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British Dictionary definitions for popover

popover
/ (ˈpɒpˌəʊvə) /

noun
British an individual Yorkshire pudding, often served with roast beef
US and Canadian a light puffy hollow muffin made from a batter mixture
a simple garment for women or girls that is put on by being slipped over the head
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