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terrorist organization formed in 1979 by a faction of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine but disbanded in the 1980s when key members left to join a faction of al-Fatah 15 May Organization
South African shrub having a swollen succulent stem and bearing showy pink and white flowers after the leaves fall; popular as an ornamental in tropics Adenium multiflorum , Adenium obesum , desert rose , impala lily , kudu lily , mock azalia
mountain range in northeastern New York State; a popular resort area Adirondack Mountains , Adirondacks
fungus with a whitish often circular cap and a white pore surface and small pores and a white central stalk; found under conifers; edible but not popular Albatrellus ovinus , sheep polypore
large mountain system in south-central Europe; scenic beauty and winter sports make them a popular tourist attraction Alps , the Alps
United States bandleader of a popular big band (1909-1944) Alton Glenn Miller , Glenn Miller , Miller
city of east central Netherlands; a popular tourist center and site of the summer residence of the Dutch royal family Apeldoorn
style of design that was popular in the 1920s and 1930s; marked by stylized forms and geometric designs adapted to mass production art deco , deco
French school of art and architecture popular in the 1890s; characterized by stylized natural forms and sinuous outlines of such objects as leaves and vines and flowers art nouveau
popular United States conductor (1894-1979) Arthur Fiedler , Fiedler
popular island resort in the Netherlands Antilles Aruba , Bonaire , Curacao
fragile twining plant of South Africa with bright green flattened stems and glossy foliage popular as a floral decoration Asparagus asparagoides , smilax
someone who is no longer popular back-number , has-been
island country in the Atlantic east of Florida and Cuba; a popular winter resort Bahama Islands , Bahamas , Commonwealth of the Bahamas
United States comedienne best known as the star of a popular television program (1911-1989) Ball , Lucille Ball
composer of words or music for popular songs ballad maker , songster , songwriter
narrative poem of popular origin ballad , lay
singer of popular ballads balladeer , crooner
genre of popular music composed for ballroom dancing ballroom music , dance music , danceroom music
group of musicians playing popular music for dancing band , dance band , dance orchestra
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