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The Chestnut's a plugger an' ain't no good when it comes to gallopin'.

The quitter can't survive where the plugger has the ghost of a chance.

For all he knew, the Plugger was used to repair faults in the crusts of planets.

The Plugger poured merrily through the blasted lock, into the room.

Hellman tried to run around, but the Plugger had spread, cutting the room in half.

As the Plugger produced more surface, it began to accelerate in its growth.

Belatedly, they noticed that the Plugger had filled almost a quarter of the room and was showing no signs of stopping.

If the gold does not stick directly, put in more cylinders with the plugger, and recommence the condensation with the burnisher.

The "plugger," however, is the top used to shoot with and as a rule is the boy's choicest one.

The idea that a rope could be fed into a cavity with a plugger faster and easier than a tape has long ago been disproved.

WORD ORIGIN

1867, agent noun from plug (v.).

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