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Definition 1: playing a pipe or the bagpipes - [noun denoting act]

(piping is a kind of ...) the act of playing a musical instrument

Definition 2: a long tube made of metal or plastic that is used to carry water or oil or gas etc. - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for piping in the sense of this definition

(piping is a kind of ...) conduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids or gases

(... is a kind of piping ) a pipe carrying fumes from the muffler to the rear of a car

(... is a kind of piping ) a pipe conducting steam

(... is a kind of piping ) a vertical pipe

(... is a kind of piping ) a horizontal pipe having fine holes drilled throughout its length so as to deliver a spray of water

(... is a kind of piping ) a vertical pipe in a building

(... is a kind of piping ) a pipe used to transport liquids or gases

"a pipeline runs from the wells to the seaport"

(... is a kind of piping ) a pipe that has several lateral outlets to or from other pipes

(... is a kind of piping ) a principal pipe in a system that distributes water or gas or electricity or that collects sewage

(... is a kind of piping ) a pipe that carries gasoline from a tank to a gasoline engine

"the car wouldn't start because dirt clogged the gas line"

(... is a kind of piping ) a pipe through which burned gases travel from the exhaust manifold to the muffler

(... is a kind of piping ) a length of pipe with a sharp bend in it

(... is a kind of piping ) a series of tubes (joined by screwed collars) that connect a drilling platform to the drilling bit; rotates the bit and supplies drilling mud

(... is a kind of piping ) a pipe through which liquid is carried away

(... is a kind of piping ) a pipe through which fluids can be discharged

(... is a kind of piping ) a short earthenware pipe on the top of a chimney to increase the draft

(piping is a part of ...) an opening that allows the passage of liquids or grain

Definition 3: a thin strip of covered cord used to edge hems - [noun denoting artifact]

(piping is a kind of ...) a line made of twisted fibers or threads

"the bundle was tied with a cord"

Definition 4: (used of heat) extremely - [adverb denoting all]

Samples where piping or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the casserole was piping hot

Synonyms for piping in the sense of this definition

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