a meeting of a legislative body at which all members are present
"the plenum will vote on all tax increases"
an enclosed space in which the air pressure is higher than outside
A space that is completely filled with matter.
A state of fullness, a great quantity (of something).
A legislative meeting (especially of the Communist Party) in which all members are present.
An enclosed space having greater than atmospheric pressure.
The space above a false ceiling used for cables, ducts etc.
A type of network cabling which satisfies plenum-ratings issued by the National Electrical Code. These cables are safer in case of a fire, producing less smoke and fumes.
Origin: From plenum, noun use of neuter of plenus. (Influenced by Russian пленум ‘plenary session’.)
that state in which every part of space is supposed to be full of matter; -- opposed to vacuum
Origin: [L., fr. plenus full.]
The numerical value of plenum in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of plenum in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
My final merit I refuse you, I refuse putting from me what I really am, Encompass worlds but never try to encompass me, I crowd your sleekest and best by simply looking toward you. Writing and talk do not prove me, I carry the plenum of proof in my face, With the hush of my lips I wholly confound the skeptic.
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