a term i absorbed from univ. of md (balt.) nursing students circa:early 70s'
jen, do you have any plugs?, i'm all out!
the jewelry worn in stretched piercings. not called gauges. gauges are what the sizes are called. calling it a gauge would be like somebody asking you what you bought, and instead of saying a tshirt you said "A medium".
The kids plugs are 00 gauge.