1) To academically molest a person beyond his or her intellectual breaking point, resulting in that person's dropping your class or withdrawing from your university. Usually only used in the passive voice, since the focus of the statement is primarily the person who was plauted, not the one who did the plauting.
2) The scholarly analog of forcing someone through the goatse endurance challenge.
Taylor was always such a smug bastard. I couldn't help but laugh when he got plauted two weeks into analysis.
to hide in a corner while crouching, attempting to be unseen by those around you, only to pop out at an opportune time.
Dude, Plaut was plauting so hard during that Halo game, it was really annoying.