Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A very light, hollow muffin made with eggs, milk, and flour.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A light hollow muffin, resembling an individual Yorkshire pudding.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A kind of hot bread made of thin, smooth, well-beaten batter baked in earthen cups or gem-pans.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. light hollow muffin made of a puff batter (individual Yorkshire pudding) baked in a deep muffin cup

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Examples

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  • The popover is the size of a Nerf basketball and the kind of thing it is just fun to tear into and eat until it is gone, so when ordering time comes around a significant portion of your hunger is sated.

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  • Nestled inside the popover is a surprise: oxtail ragout.

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  • For instance, there are "popover" menus that make it easier to make choices without leaving the screen you're on.

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  • The new "popover" interface convention and added items on toolbars increase functionality in a way that wouldn't have made sense-and wouldn't have fit-on an iPhone or iPod touch.

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  • The new "popover" interface convention and added items on toolbars increase functionality in a way that wouldn't have made sense -- and wouldn't have fit -- on an iPhone or iPod touch.

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  • Primarily these are exposed through "popover" menus, especially in portrait mode, and side panels in landscape mode.

    The iPhone Blog

  • But the user interface is pretty slick, with the larger screen affording cool tricks such as popover drop-down menus and less cramped layouts for your calendar, email and other apps.

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  • "popover" menu that lets a user see his choices without leaving the screen he's on.

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