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POM

Abbreviation for:
pain on motion
Pommy, see there  
pre-optic medial nucleus
prescription-only medicine  
proopiomelanotropin
purulent otitis media
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Australia's human rights chiefs recently ruled it was permissible to use Pom to describe English people - but it could be racist if uttered with other coarse language.
Gently separate the two rings and with another piece of wool tie tightly through the middle to hold the pom pom together and stop it unravelling.
The Poms also received medals for their third place finish.
where the eigenvalues reflect the energies in different POMs and are arranged in descending order as follows:
New Look's are a bargain buy at PS22.99 8 cushion pull It's sofa so good if you add this pom pom pillow, PS19, M&Co, mandco.com 9 water buy Little girls will love this bobbly bikini (5-12 years), PS14, Accessorize 10 wrap things up A scarf is an easy way to rock pom poms, PS12, BHS
Glue a 1-inch pom pom to the inside bottom of the eggshell for your chick's body.
More recently, McNair, Heuchert, and Shilony (2003) document the use of the POMS in more than 5000 studies in a wide variety of research domains.
However, the process is inefficient and requires a large amount of POMs, he says.
Last week, 40 pom poms were hung from trees, railings and signposts and scattered in an array of pubs and shops for people to find.