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plug

verb
See pluck

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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The Remote Tecno Plug features a fail-safe design which uses differential pressure acting on the tool to energise the lock grips and seals, this is referred to as self-energisation.
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In a meeting with trader and manufacturers, ESMA highlights the requirement for all electrical plugs of all appliances (below 13 amps) to conform to UAE/BS 1363-5 standard (3-pin plugs) to ensure safety.
This requirement is expected to reduce the usage of plug adaptors, which are potential fire hazards, especially when pins fit loosely in sockets causing sparking and other problems.
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