Definitions

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  • noun Plural form of plughole.

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Examples

  • For the 2003 Rugby World Cup in Australia, Sir Clive Woodward insisted on fitting centrifuges to the underside of all plugholes in the England team's Sydney hotel, so that water would gurgle down the same way it does in the northern hemisphere.

    All cisterns must be go for England's team at Euro 2012 | Harry Pearson

  • Designed by Neffa, “I Want Contact” is an idea that hopes to demonstrate that plugholes are simple to incorporate into their surroundings.

    Wall Clock – Emily

  • Pleez to awl bee lukking in yur yoo-ess-bee plugholes adn shayrin teh choklit burfdy caek adn maybee sum redwyne too, enuff for ebberywon!

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  • Trust me: if you have any kind of success with your work, you will be spending more time with carpet toenails, mystery bath hairs, incomprehensible heaters, air conditioners, In-Room Entertainment systems and plugholes than you could have dreamed of in even your most masochistic fantasies.

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  • Trust me: if you have any kind of success with your work, you will be spending more time with carpet toenails, mystery bath hairs, incomprehensible heaters, air conditioners, In-Room Entertainment systems and plugholes than you could have dreamed of in even your most masochistic fantasies.

    Books news, reviews and author interviews | guardian.co.uk

  • Long before I had time to succumb to hypothermia I would disappear into a gaping, hellish maw - one of the deadly, awesome plugholes which punctuate the Greenlandic ice sheet.

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  • Trust me: if you have any kind of success with your work, you will be spending more time with carpet toenails, mystery bath hairs, incomprehensible heaters, air conditioners, In-Room Entertainment systems and plugholes than you could have dreamed of in even your most masochistic fantasies.

    Books news, reviews and author interviews | guardian.co.uk

  • There was a Cyberman with its guts hanging out, some kind of alien monster with a foot blown off, and a couple of Daleks whose sink plungers looked like they'd seen one too many plugholes.

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  • trainwrecks and fratricide and teeth clinking down plugholes

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  • For example, plugholes can easily be integrated into your wall’s design, combined with the pattern of your curtains or accentuated using a handsome frame.

    Wall Clock – Emily

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