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poppy seed

noun
1.
seed of the poppy plant, used as an ingredient or topping for breads, rolls, cakes, and cookies.
Origin of poppy seed
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English
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poppy seed

noun
1.
the small grey seeds of one type of poppy flower, used esp on loaves and as a cake filling
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