a puffed muffin with a hollow center, made with a batter of flour, salt, egg, and milk.

1875–80, Americanism; pop1 + over

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popover (ˈpɒpˌəʊvə)
1.  (Brit) an individual Yorkshire pudding, often served with roast beef
2.  (US), (Canadian) a light puffy hollow muffin made from a batter mixture
3.  a simple garment for women or girls that is put on by being slipped over the head

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