- Saint Oliver. 1629–81, Irish Roman Catholic churchman and martyr; wrongly executed as a supposed conspirator in the Popish Plot (1678). Feast day: July 11
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Examples from the Web for plunket
The Plunket group is a charity that promotes child welfare in New Zealand.
There are more than 180 Plunket playgroups throughout the country so they can be found in many communities.
I have just heard that Plunket has returned, and is desirous to see me.
Plunket's appointment has actually been recommended from Ireland.
You must not wonder that Plunket did not stop to visit you in his way.
I find we are in a great fright about Plunket's motion on the 16th.
They were Canning and Plunket, and as an orator the greater of these was Plunket.Lord John Russell
Stuart J. Reid