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plumbing

verb
present participle of plumb

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to measure the depth of (as a body of water) typically with a weighted line
  • plumbed the bay to make sure it was deep enough for the ship

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The first known use of plumbing was in the 15th century

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“Plumbing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/plumbing. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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