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{adj: bifurcated} divided into or made up of two parts
"socially bifurcated populations"

{adj: perennial} lasting three seasons or more
"the common buttercup is a popular perennial plant"
<-> annual, biennial

{adj: white} of or belonging to a racial group having light skin coloration
"voting patterns within the white population"
<-> black

{n: Bermuda, Bermudas} a group of islands in the Atlantic off the Carolina coast; British colony; a popular resort

{n: Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine, DFLP, Popular Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine, PDFLP} a Marxist-Leninist group that believes Palestinian goals can only be achieved by revolutionary change
"in 1974 the DFLP took over a schoolhouse and massacred Israeli schoolchildren"

{n: Hizb ut-Tahrir, Freedom Party} the most popular and feared Islamic extremist group in central Asia; advocates `pure' Islam and the creation of a worldwide Islamic state

{n: Lautaro Youth Movement, Lautaro Faction of the United Popular Action Movement, Lautaro Popular Rebel Forces} a violent terrorist group organized in the 1980s and advocating the overthrow of the Chilean military government; leaders are mainly criminals or impoverished youths

{n: Palestine Liberation Front, PLF, Jabat al-Tahrir al-Filistiniyyah} a terrorist group formed in 1977 as the result of a split with the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine; became a satellite of al-Fatah; made terrorist attacks on Israel across the Lebanese border

{n: Pop Art} an American school of the 1950s that imitated the techniques of commercial art (as the soup cans of Andy Warhol) and the styles of popular culture and the mass media

{n: Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, PFLP} a terrorist group of limited popularity formed in 1967 after the Six-Day War; combined Marxist-Leninist ideology with Palestinian nationalism; used terrorism to gain attention for their cause; hoped to eliminate the state of Israel

{n: Popular Struggle Front, PSF} a terrorist group of radical Palestinians who split with al-Fatah in 1967 but now have close relations with al-Fatah; staged terrorist attacks against Israel across the Lebanese border

{n: Samoa, Samoan Islands} a group of volcanic islands in the South Pacific midway between Hawaii and Australia; its climate and scenery and Polynesian culture make it a popular tourist stop

{n: cardinal} (Roman Catholic Church) one of a group of more than 100 prominent bishops in the Sacred College who advise the Pope and elect new Popes

{n: dance band, band, dance orchestra} a group of musicians playing popular music for dancing

{n: ethnic minority} a group that has different national or cultural traditions from the majority of the population

{n: ghetto} a poor densely populated city district occupied by a minority ethnic group linked together by economic hardship and social restrictions

{n: golden cup, Mexican tulip poppy, Hunnemania fumariifolia} native of Mexican highlands grown for its glossy clear yellow flowers and blue-grey finely dissected foliage

{n: indie} a pop group not affiliated with a major record company

{n: mosaicism} the condition in which an organism has two or more cell populations that differ in genetic makeup

{n: peroneal vein, fibular vein, vena peroneus} accompany the peroneal arteries; arising in the heel and running up the back of the leg to join the posterior tibial veins of the popliteal vein

{n: pop fly, pop-fly, pop-up} a short high fly ball

{n: pop group} a group that plays pop music

{n: pop tent} a small tent that is easy to carry and quick to set up

{n: pop-up book, pop-up} a book (usually for children) that contains one or more pages such that a three-dimensional structure rises up when a page is opened

{n: popcorn ball} popcorn combined with a thick sugar or molasses or caramel syrup and formed into balls

{n: popover} light hollow muffin made of a puff batter (individual Yorkshire pudding) baked in a deep muffin cup

{n: population shift} a change in the relative numbers of the different groups of individuals making up a population

{n: population} a group of organisms of the same species populating a given area
"they hired hunters to keep down the deer population"

{n: singalong, singsong} informal group singing of popular songs

{v: crop up, pop up, pop} appear suddenly or unexpectedly
"The farm popped into view as we turned the corner"
"He suddenly popped up out of nowhere"

{v: draw} select or take in from a given group or region
"The participants in the experiment were drawn from a representative population"

{v: kick the bucket, cash in one's chips, buy the farm, conk, give-up the ghost, drop dead, pop off, choke, croak, snuff it} die
"The old man finally kicked the bucket"

{v: pop out, burst out} appear suddenly
"Spring popped up everywhere in the valley"


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