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plugholenoun [C]

uk   /ˈplʌɡ.həʊl/  us   /ˈplʌɡ.hoʊl/ UK (US drain)
a ​hole in a ​bath, ​sink, etc. through which ​waterflows away and into which you can put a ​plug
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