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plew

  
, plu, plue  
      n     (Canadian history)   a beaver skin used as a standard unit of value in the fur trade  
     (from Canadian French pelu (adj) hairy, from French poilu, from poil hair, from Latin pilus)  
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pew, plea, pled, pleb

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