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Symbol, Chemistry.
  1. plutonium.
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  • Eh, gien they wad but stick i' my shune, and gang wi' them whan I pu' them aff!

    Heather and Snow

    George MacDonald

  • He'd 'a' gaen into a pit, gin there'd been ane, an' pu'd it in ahind 'im.

    Greyfriars Bobby

    Eleanor Atkinson

  • "We'll pu' the wool ower the auld wifie's een," he chuckled.

    Greyfriars Bobby

    Eleanor Atkinson

  • She canna bide to be contred an' pu'd this gait and that gait.

    Robert Falconer

    George MacDonald

  • Stewart, ye red-heided deevil, are ye goin' to pu' me oot, or are ye no?

    In Search of El Dorado

    Alexander MacDonald


British Dictionary definitions for pu

Pu

the chemical symbol for
  1. plutonium
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pu in Medicine

Pu

  1. The symbol for the elementplutonium

pu in Science

Pu

plutonium

[plōō-tōnē-əm]
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