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noun [countable]     pop-up pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1
    computing something such as an advertisement that appears suddenly on a computer screen when you are looking at the Internet, or when you click the mouse or press a key
  2. 2
    a restaurant, store, gallery, etc. that opens for a short time, sometimes in a surprising location

    The key to any good pop-up is a sense of unpredictability and theatre.



the situation of the United Kingdom leaving the European Union

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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