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plug

verb
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plug

1. n. a bite-sized, pressed mass of chewing tobacco. He put a plug in his cheek and walked away.
2. n. a drink of beer; a slug of beer. Let me have a plug out of that bottle.
3. n. a free advertisement or a commercial boost from someone for a product. (see also plugola.) I managed to get a plug on the Mike Michael show.
4. tv. to give an advertisement or commercial boost for something without having to pay for it. I want to get on that TV program and plug my new book.
5. Go to pluck.
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Refiner recorded in the past an average downtime of 18 to 26 hours using hammer in and weld plugs.
Plug & Fastener Kits are sold in quantities of 100, 350 and 1,050 pieces (each of which includes a nozzle) with the tool sold separately.
I figured out largemouths ate trout,'' explained Cole, who had already earned somewhat of a reputation for catching mammoth striped bass on his plug, though he tried to keep his creation under wraps.
Plug happened to an angler fishing the Colorado River for striped bass from a boat.
The agreement marks the first use of Autolite platinum spark plugs on domestic Japanese vehicles, according to Robert Ruffin, vice president and group manager of Allied-Signal Automotive's Filter and Spark Plug Group.
Installing premium spark plugs means the fuel economy and performance benefits you get with new plugs will last for tens of thousands of miles, Hallis said.
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Today, spark plug manufacturers talk of precious metal plugs lasting between 55,000 and 80,000 miles.
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The new packaging family covers the entire Champion product line, including Champion Copper Plus(TM), Platinum Power(TM), Truck Plug(TM), Double Platinum(TM), and new premium Champion Iridium(TM) automotive spark plugs, as well as the brand's non-automotive Champion Power Sport(TM), Stainless Steel Marine(TM) and EZ Start(TM) plugs.
We're very pleased that Champion spark plugs continue to win in every type of engine, on every style of track and in every race format," said Champion Brand Manager Lou Kafantaris.
We're thrilled with the performance of Champion plugs in all engine designs and track environments.
Further, the plugs accommodate both typical 24 gauge solid or stranded cable via their patented contact design.