tubage

noun
tub·​age | \ ˈt(y)übij \
plural -s

Definition of tubage

1 : tubing
2 : the act or process of inserting in a usually smoothbore gun of large caliber a tube of wrought iron or steel that increases the strength but decreases the caliber of the gun

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tube entry 1 + -age

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“Tubage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tubage. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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