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plumbing

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noun plumb·ing \ˈplə-miŋ\

Simple Definition of plumbing

  • : a system of pipes that carries water through a building

  • : the work of a plumber : the job of installing and repairing sinks, toilets, water pipes, etc.

Full Definition of plumbing

  1. 1 :  the act of using a plumb

  2. 2 :  a plumber's occupation or trade

  3. 3 a :  the apparatus (as pipes and fixtures) concerned in the distribution and use of water in a building b :  an internal system that resembles plumbing; especially :  one consisting of conduits or channels for conveying fluids

Examples of plumbing

  1. The house has old plumbing.



1666

First Known Use of plumbing

1666

Rhymes with plumbing



PLUMBING Defined for Kids

plumbing

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noun plumb·ing \ˈplə-miŋ\

Definition of plumbing

  1. 1 :  a system of pipes and fixtures for supplying and carrying off water in a building

  2. 2 :  the installation or repair of part or all of such a system of pipes and fixtures





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