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Plumbum - Latin word for lead.

Do you know the origin of the word “plumber”? Before you head to your Google search bar, we can tell you the answer! It comes from the Latin word “plumbum”, which means “lead”. In the days of the Roman Empire, lead was the most common metal used in plumbing: from drain pipes to baths. In the modern world, we do things a little differently! Browse our website at to learn more.

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