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verb [transitive]     pipe pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
present tense
present participlepiping
past tensepiped
past participlepiped
  1. 1
    to send liquid or gas through a pipe from one place to another

    How do you manage without water piped into your home?

  2. 2
    to make a very high sound, or to speak in a very high voice
  3. 3
    if you pipe cream or icing onto food as a decoration, you force it through a special tube onto the food

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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