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poppyseed

Syllabification: pop·py·seed
Pronunciation: /ˈpäpēˌsēd/

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of poppyseed in English:

noun

The tiny round seed of the poppy plant, used as a topping or in fillings for baked goods.

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