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pop: /pop/ [from the operation that removes the top of a stack,
   and the fact that procedure return addresses are usually saved on
   the stack] (also capitalized `POP') 1. vt. To remove something from
   a stack or pdl.  If a person says he/she has popped
   something from his stack, that means he/she has finally finished
   working on it and can now remove it from the list of things hanging
   overhead.  2. When a discussion gets to a level of detail so deep
   that the main point of the discussion is being lost, someone will
   shout "Pop!", meaning "Get back up to a higher level!"  The
   shout is frequently accompanied by an upthrust arm with a finger
   pointing to the ceiling.