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pompom

  
, pompon  
      n  
1    a ball of tufted silk, wool, feathers, etc., worn on a hat for decoration  
2   
a    the small globelike flower head of certain cultivated varieties of dahlia and chrysanthemum  
b    (as modifier)  
pompom dahlia     
     (C18: from French, from Old French pompe knot of ribbons, of uncertain origin)  
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pom-pom  
      n   an automatic rapid-firing, small-calibre cannon, esp. a type of antiaircraft cannon used in World War II,   (Also called)    pompom         
     (C19: of imitative origin)  


pompom          , pompon  
      n  
1    a ball of tufted silk, wool, feathers, etc., worn on a hat for decoration  
2   
a    the small globelike flower head of certain cultivated varieties of dahlia and chrysanthemum  
b    (as modifier)  
pompom dahlia     
     (C18: from French, from Old French pompe knot of ribbons, of uncertain origin)  

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