air-popped; air-popping; air-pops

Definition of air-pop

: to pop (popcorn) without oil by exposure to rapidly circulating heated air within a chamber Better yet, air-pop your own popcorn and you will know for sure that the popcorn you are enjoying has very little fat and no risky oils and additives.— Dr. Ron Goor and Nancy Goor, Choose to Lose, 1999

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Other Words from air-pop

air popper noun

First Known Use of air-pop

1961, in the meaning defined above

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“Air-pop.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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