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Plum

In the United Kingdom, a rarely used slang term for 100,000 pounds.
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Plumb thought of the many hours the sailor had spent at a long wooden table in the bowels of the ship carefully weaving the shrouds and folding the silks of each chute, each time holding in his hands the fate of someone he didn't know.
Plumb, who appeared drunk, approached, waved the axe in the air and shouted at them.
Plumb says, "I kept wondering what he might have looked like in a Navy uniform: a white hat, a bib in the back, and bell-bottom trousers.
"The doctor told us she would need three months to recover, and that shocked us both," Teresa Plumb said.
* Plumb's Supermarkets, Muskegon, Mich., has been awarded Goodwill Industries' International Large Employer of the Year Award, recognizing the chain's service in providing opportunities for people with barriers to employment.
Plumb of Worcester (Mass.) Polytechnic Institute, together with three of his present and former students, set out to match the Viking results as closely as possible.
A COVENTRY plumbing student showed he is top with taps after being awarded a prestigious prize by plumbing and heating merchants Plumb Center.
North Warwickshire Borough Council is proposing to confer the Freedom of the Borough on Derek Forwood and Lord Plumb of Coleshill.
The money was collected by plumbers and heating installers at Plumb Center in New Street who attended social evenings for members of their customer club.