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Plant

DEFINITION

A.) Factory. “My first day on the job I got a tour of the plant.”

B.) Purposefully leave an illegal item in someone’s position so they will be caught. ‘Plant’ is used in the sense of placing an illegal item on someone for the sole purpose of getting them arrested. “He says the heroin was not his but was planted by the police.”

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