tubing

noun tub·ing \ ˈtü-biŋ , ˈtyü- \

Definition of tubing

1 :material in the form of a tube; also :a length or piece of tube
2 :a series or system of tubes
3 :the sport or activity of riding an inner tube (as down a river or snowy slope)

Examples of tubing in a Sentence

  1. The fluids travel through flexible plastic tubing.

  2. We go tubing on the river every summer.

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First Known Use of tubing

1845


TUBING Defined for English Language Learners

tubing

noun

Definition of tubing for English Language Learners

  • : material in the form of a tube : a series or system of tubes

  • : the activity of riding on an inner tube over snow, down a river, etc.


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