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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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As an added safety measure, the Department also required the plugging contractor to use a blowout preventer to prevent uncontrolled releases or "kicks" of gas, allowing the well to be safely plugged. During plugging, contractors found a variety of debris in the well (including two bushels of corn!), which significantly impeded the plugging procedure.
* Plugged green liquor line that nearly shut down the mill.
If it's plugged, water builds up and can get in the fuel when you take off the fuel cap.
One-pack system, Using a two-pack system would inevitably lead to air-bubble entrapment when mixing both components, which--when the material is transferred into vias during application--reduces the reliability of a plugged hole due to air pockets.
It starts at $1,800 and has an array of extras including a docking station and snap-in bays into which a variety of peripherals can be plugged. For more information visit www.ibm.com.
When the oil holes in the bar become plugged, they can be opened with a bar-groove cleaning tool.
As I understand it, "hybrid" cars make use of an electric motor that never needs to be plugged in.