poppit bead
Poppit Pop"pit, n. a small plastic bead with opposed holes and protuberant knobs, so shaped that the beads may be fastened to each other in chains and detached easily, and can be used to form variable-length chains for use as necklaces, bracelets, or other ornamental objects. Also called {poppet} and {poppit bead}. [PJC]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Poppit — Pop pit, n. a small plastic bead with opposed holes and protuberant knobs, so shaped that the beads may be fastened to each other in chains and detached easily, and can be used to form variable length chains for use as necklaces, bracelets, or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • poppit — /pop it/, n. a usually plastic bead that can be connected to or detached from others of the same kind without hooks or clasps, used to form necklaces, bracelets, etc. Also, poppet, pop it. [1955 60; from the v. phrase pop it] * * * …   Universalium

  • poppit — /pop it/, n. a usually plastic bead that can be connected to or detached from others of the same kind without hooks or clasps, used to form necklaces, bracelets, etc. Also, poppet, pop it. [1955 60; from the v. phrase pop it] …   Useful english dictionary

  • poppet — Poppit Pop pit, n. a small plastic bead with opposed holes and protuberant knobs, so shaped that the beads may be fastened to each other in chains and detached easily, and can be used to form variable length chains for use as necklaces, bracelets …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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