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plugger

[ pluhg-er ]
/ ˈplʌg ər /
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noun

a person or thing that plugs.
any of various machines or tools that insert, remove, or manipulate plugs or pluglike materials, as a dental instrument used to pack and mold the filling in a tooth cavity.

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plugger
[ plŭgər ]

n.

A dental instrument used for condensing material in a cavity.packer
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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