noun Polynesian-Hawaiian Cookery.
any hot or cold usually bite-size appetizer, often served in a varied assortment.

< Hawaiian pūpū

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The management holds weekly pupu parties so you can meet the other guests.
Near the wharf was a place famous in ancient days for the playing of a game with pupu shells.
Pupu shells are so small and delicate, to string them together is a pure form of art.
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