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tubing

[too-bing, tyoo-] /ˈtu bɪŋ, ˈtyu-/
noun
1.
material in the form of a tube:
glass tubing.
2.
tubes collectively.
3.
a piece of tube:
two feet of copper tubing.
4.
Also called inner-tubing. the sport or recreation of floating down a river or stream on an inner tube.
Origin of tubing
1835-1845
1835-45; tube + -ing1
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  • "Easy job this, matey," whispered Dollops as he and Cleek advanced upon the stack of tubings and each started to lift one down.

British Dictionary definitions for tubings

tubing

/ˈtjuːbɪŋ/
noun
1.
tubes collectively
2.
a length of tube
3.
a system of tubes
4.
fabric in the form of a tube, used for pillowcases and some cushions; piping
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