The toddler with a soggy diaper proudly announces “I go poo-poo”!

The skeptic is inclined to pooh-pooh outlandish ideas. Don’t mix up matter for skepticism with material for the septic system.

A selection of snacks served on a wooden platter in a Chinese restaurant is called a “pupu platter”—a custom and word that made its way to the US mainland from Hawaii.

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