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noun (uncountable)
  1. A snack food made from corn kernels popped by dry heating.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: gepofte maí¯s , pof-maí¯s , popcorn
  • French: popcorn , maí¯s soufflé (italbrac, Canadian French)
  • German: Popcorn , Puffmais
  • Spanish: palomitas de maí­z (italbrac, especially Costa Rica, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Spain), cabritas (italbrac, Chile), cancha (italbrac, Peru - also canchita), canguil (italbrac, Ecuador), cocaleca (italbrac, Dominican Republic), cotufas (italbrac, Spain"s Canary Islands, Venezuela), crispetas (italbrac, Colombia), gallitos (italbrac, Northwestern Venezuela), maí­z pira (italbrac, Colombia), millo (italbrac, Panama), pipoca (italbrac, Bolivia), pochoclo (italbrac, Argentina), pop (italbrac, Uruguay), popcorn (italbrac, Panama, Puerto Rico), poporopo (italbrac, Guatemala), pororó (italbrac, Paraguay, Northern and Western Argentina, Uruguay, Eastern Bolivia), pururíº (italbrac, Northern Central Argentina), rosetas de maí­z (italbrac, El Salvador, Puerto Rico, Southern Spain), rositas de maí­z (italbrac, Cuba), tostón, tostones (italbrac, Southeastern Spain), tutuca (italbrac, Northern Central Argentina)
Etymology: From English popped (shortned) + corn


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