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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Pluff \Pluff\, v. t. [Prob. of imitative origin.] To throw out, as smoke, dust, etc., in puffs. [Scot.] [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Pluff \Pluff\, n. 1. A puff, as of smoke from a pipe, or of dust from a puffball; a slight explosion, as of a small quantity of gunpowder. [Scot.] [1913 Webster] 2. A hairdresser's powder puff; also, the act of using it. [Scot.] [1913 Webster]