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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 plug /ˈplʌg/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 plug /ˈpləg/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 插頭;插塞 PL

From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Plug n.
 1. Any piece of wood, metal, or other substance used to stop or fill a hole; a stopple.
 2. A flat oblong cake of pressed tobacco. [U. S.]
 3. A high, tapering silk hat. [Slang, U.S.]
 4. A worthless horse. [Slang, U.S.]
 5. Building A block of wood let into a wall, to afford a hold for nails.
 Breech plug Gun., in breech-loading guns, the metal plug or cylinder which closes the aperture in the breech, through which the gun is loaded.
 Fire plug, a street hydrant to which hose may be attached. [U. S.]
 Hawse plug Naut., a plug to stop a hawse hole.
 Plug and feather. Stone Working See Feather, n., 7.
 Plug centerbit, a centerbit ending in a small cylinder instead of a point, so as to follow and enlarge a hole previously made, or to form a counterbore around it.
 Plug rod Steam Eng. , a rod attached to the beam for working the valves, as in the Cornish engine.
 Plug valve Mech., a tapering valve, which turns in a case like the plug of a faucet.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Plug v. t. [imp. & p. p. Plugged p. pr. & vb. n. Plugging ] To stop with a plug; to make tight by stopping a hole.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: blockage consisting of an object designed to fill a hole
           tightly [syn: stopper, stopple]
      2: a wad of something chewable as tobacco [syn: chew, chaw,
          cud, quid, wad]
      3: blatant or sensational promotion [syn: ballyhoo, hoopla,
      4: electrical device that fits into the cylinder head of an
         internal-combustion engine and ignites the gas by means of
         an electric spark [syn: spark plug, sparking plug]
      5: an electrical device with two or three pins that is inserted
         in a socket to make an electrical connection [syn: male
      6: an upright hydrant for drawing water to use in fighting a
         fire [syn: fireplug, fire hydrant]
      7: an old or over-worked horse [syn: hack, jade, nag]
      v 1: fill or close tightly with or as if with a plug; "plug the
           hole"; "stop up the leak" [syn: stop up, secure]
      2: persist in working hard; "Students must plug away at this
         problem" [syn: plug away]
      3: deliver a quick blow to; "he punched me in the stomach"
         [syn: punch]
      4: make a plug for; praise the qualities or in order to sell or
      [also: plugging, plugged]