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pipe

noun

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1 a long hollow cylinder for carrying a substance (as a liquid or gas)
  • the plumber came and fixed the water pipe that was leaking

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2 an enclosed wooden vessel for holding beverages
  • a full pipe of wine

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pipe

verb

Synonyms of pipe (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to cause to move to a central point or along a restricted pathway
  • piped water into every house

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2 to make a short sharp sound like a small bird
  • the baby piped shrilly in his bed

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The first known use of pipe was before the 12th century

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“Pipe.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pipe. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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