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Synonyms for plumb

plumb the depths of something

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  • find
  • reach the nadir
  • reach the lowest possible level
  • reach rock bottom of

Synonyms for plumb

at right angles to the horizon or to level ground

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the metal bob of a plumb line

measure the depth of something

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weight with lead

examine thoroughly and in great depth

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adjust with a plumb line so as to make vertical

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exactly vertical

exactly

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However, after being sick for more than a week, Plumb was diagnosed with HUS and sent to Portland for treatment in December.
When Plumb returned home, she wasn't able to do much for a couple of weeks.
Katie could have just sat on the couch, and she would probably still be there if she hadn't gotten on the exercise bike," Teresa Plumb said.
Viking scientists had suggested that superoxides trapped on the sample might have released the oxygen, but Plumb says "superoxides are not stable in the carbon dioxide atmosphere of Mars.
A third Viking biology instrument, designed to see whether labeled carbon dioxide might be metabolized by hypothetical Martian microorganisms, failed to show results that changed consistently with shifts in heat and humidity, Plumb says, noting another U.
The college nominated David for the Plumb Center award for 'outstanding hard work and contribution' during his plumbing training.