popoi

noun
po·​poi | \ ˈpōˌpȯi \
plural -s

Definition of popoi

: a food of the Marquesas islands similar to Hawaiian poi but commonly made of both fresh and preserved cooked and pounded breadfruit

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History and Etymology for popoi

Marquesan

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“Popoi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/popoi. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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