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British philosopher (born in Austria) who argued that scientific theories can never be proved to be true, but are tested by attempts to falsify them (1902-1994)

a container of stimulant drug (amyl nitrate or butyl nitrite)

a container for cooking popcorn

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The Fireworks Safety Regulations 1997 say it is an offence for shops to sell party poppers to anyone under-16.
"It may actually cause a normal young man to suffer permanent erectile dysfunction." Dr Kirby, of St George's Hospital, in South London, went on: "Using it with any drug containing nitric oxide, such as poppers, is a potentially lethal combination.
Her daughter Gillian added: "I don't sell poppers. Who do you think you are?
Six year ago, Popper and his wife, geographer Deborah E.
Throw a big ol' popper into the mix and it can get worse.
He noted that in the previously reported cases of visual damage by poppers, several had indicated the damage to the retina goes beyond the macula.
Mr Addy, managing director of his poppers company Liquid Gold which has an annual turnover of more than PS1m, said: "It's a big threat.
A COMMOTION marred the last day of the bar exams Sunday after a base of a used party popper that was left in front of the University of Santo Tomas (UST) was mistaken for a grenade.
Poppers actually had joined the gay collective consciousness even earlier, when the only place to gather publicly without the threat of a vice squad raid was united in worship.
A subplot involving New York City Zoo official Nat Jones (Clark Gregg) scheming to steal the Gentoos away from the Poppers is a lacklustre diversion and leads to an outlandish sequence of one bird magically defying the laws of nature to make his mark.
A subplot involving a New York City Zoo official scheming to steal the Gentoos away from the Poppers is a lacklustre diversion.
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The GMTV star and mum of one admitted taking poppers - amyl nitrate - but stopped when it sent her "loopy".
Promote popcorn poppers and gourmet popping corn as an easy way to make delicious snacks for everything from Super Bowl to Oscar parties.
The company's range of American Appetisers include the range of Poppers products imported form the USA, these include: cream cheese poppers, red hot poppers, beer battered onion rings, hot 'n' spicy rings, texas toothpicks, mozzarella sticks in crumb or batter and tortilla wraps.