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plank

Politics one of the policies in a political party's programme

Plank

A long, flat piece of wood measuring at least 2 inches in thickness and more than 8 inches in width; used for flooring and sheathing.

What does it mean when you dream about a plank?

As a floor plank, this symbol could mean the dream is about physical or moral support. More frequently, we associate this term with the legendary pirate practice of “walking the plank,” which was a simple form of execution. Yet another association is describing someone as “dumb as a plank” (“dumb as a post”).

plank

[plaŋk]
(materials)
A heavy board with thickness of 2-4 inches (5-10 centimeters) and a width of at least 8 inches (20 centimeters).

plank

A long, wide, square-sawn thick piece of timber; the specifications vary, but often the minimum width is 8 in. (20 cm), and the minimum thickness is 2 to 4 in. (5 to 10 cm) for soft-wood and 1 in. (2.5 cm) for hardwood.
References in classic literature ?
So, my beauty," said Hook, as if he spoke in syrup, "you are to see your children walk the plank.
His intention was to turn her face so that she should see they boys walking the plank one by one.
Good-bye, little Hans,' said the Miller, as he went up the hill with the plank on his shoulder, and the big basket in his hand.
Soon after the planks in the floor sprang up as before, and the woman came up, dressed in white, with the iron belt and chain.
Then he knelt down, made the sign of the cross, and lowering his face to the planks, as if he would have kissed them, said in a low tone, in French, "Comte de la Fere, are you there?
SIX celebs had a high old time by walking the plank 330FT UP in a terrifying challenge.
Most commonly available in tile and plank formats, today's vinyl flooring is easy to install and maintain.
Pairing the waterproof properties of vinyl with the appealing visual of hardwood floors, Mohawk has come out with its SolidTech plank flooring.
Under Armour founder and CEO Kevin Plank told CNBC Tuesday that Trump's entrepreneurial background would benefit the U.
AX) (OTC: ANZBY) has said that it has named David Plank as head of Australian Economics, reporting to Richard Yetsenga, ANZ chief economist.
Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank was in China on business, so it was left to Tom Geddes, CEO of Plank Industries and executive director of the Cupid Foundation, Kevin Plank's private foundation, to announce the gift Sept.
With recent comments this spring by Donald Trump, who is expected to be the Republican Party nominee for president, that he would like to see some modification of the Republican Party plank on abortion, the issue could well be debated--once again