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plu

[ploo] /plu/
noun
1.
plew.

plu.

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plew

or plu

[ploo] /plu/
noun, Older Use (in Western U.S. and Canada)
1.
a beaver skin, especially one of prime quality.
Origin of plew
1790-1800
1790-1800; < Canadian French pelu; French: noun use of pelu haired, hairy (now obsolete or dial.); see poilu
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plu

/pluː/
noun
1.
variant spellings of plew

PLU

abbreviation
1.
people like us

plew

/pluː/
noun
1.
(formerly in Canada) a beaver skin used as a standard unit of value in the fur trade
Word Origin
from Canadian French pelu (adj) hairy, from French poilu, from poil hair, from Latin pilus
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PLU

adjective

Admirable and fitting; discriminating: The wife admires their living room (''Very PLU, people like us'')

[1970+; fr people like us]

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PLU

Pacific Lutheran University

plu.

plural
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