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
The fluids travel through flexible plastic tubing.
We go tubing on the river every summer.
Recent Examples of tubing from the Web
Some of the best nearby tubing lakes include Crane Falls Lake, Bruneau Dunes (the small lake), Halverson Lake, high-mountain lakes, Horseshoe Bend Mill Pond and Treasure Valley ponds.
In summer, the Chippewa River that flows through the city and the campus is bustling with inner-tubing and floating enthusiasts, many of whom launch from Phoenix Park.
The atmosphere is like a family where people can be themselves, and we are constantly rewarded with activities during the day such as bowling, tubing, escape rooms, etc.
Mountain bike and hiking trails, zip line courses and a water tubing hill that lure visitors to the resort in the summer were closed as firefighters try to hem in the flames.
Smaller 1/2 tubing and Polypro material are best for advanced tricks.
The mountain bike and hiking trails, zip line and water tubing hill that lure summer visitors were closed while firefighters try to contain the blaze.
The mountain bike and hiking trails, zip line and water tubing hill that lure summer visitors are closed while firefighters try and contain the blaze.
During surgery in 2014, Chaiyasate used a tiny piece of tubing to fashion an earring in her right earlobe.
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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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