Alan Hartley ahartley at D.UMN.EDU
Wed Feb 4 21:41:16 UTC 2004

I *have* occasionally heard fireplug in other geographical contexts, but
in Duluth, it's fire hydrant.

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> Poster:       Luanne von Schneidemesser <lvonschn at WISC.EDU>
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> Anyone know if fireplug (=fire hydrant) is regional?

Alan Hartley

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