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noun as in passage, tube

verb as in conduct through tube, passage

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verb as in make a sound; peep

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Carson also warned that “there’s a fortune” to be made off building the parallel pipe.

The Water Authority studied the pipe dream at least five times in the past.

The Water Authority estimates the pipe could save ratepayers other billions – eventually.

While solids and liquids descend the network, sewer gases — often detectable by their odor — sometimes rise through pipes in the absence of sufficient water, said Morawska, who wasn’t part of the research team.

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This weekend, NBC 7 reported that city workers did in fact move into the building before the sewage system had been repaired and the drinking water had been flushed — meaning there was brown water coming out of the pipes.

I was drawn to The Class for different reasons—chiefly, the pipe dream of achieving a tighter and tauter backside.

And then I said, ‘Well, chief, when the admiral comes aboard, the first mate has to pipe him in.’

It would be like if after the 40th pipe in Flappy Bird was a scarecrow.

There was poop humor—literally—when Valerie's house becomes flooded with fecal matter after a pipe bursts.

All it needs is one more “pipe” to select and transmit the crucial information.

Aristide washed and powdered Jean himself, the landlord lounging by, pipe in mouth, administering suggestions.

Drone: the largest tube of a bag-pipe, giving forth a dull heavy tone.

The pipe has a modern look and is altogether unlike those found by the English in use among the Indians in Virginia.

“Now this is what I call real felicity,” observed the major, pulling out a pipe which he proceeded to fill.

“With pleasure, my dear fellow,” said the major puffing vigorously for a few moments to get his pipe well alight.


On this page you'll find 99 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pipe, such as: duct, hose, line, pipeline, sewer, and vent.

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