pipe fitting

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noun

a joint or connector, as an elbow, union, or tee, used in a pipe system.
the work performed by a pipe fitter.

Origin of pipe fitting

First recorded in 1885–90; pipe1 + fit1 + -ing1
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Examples from the Web for pipe fitting

Historical Examples of pipe fitting

  • Every pipe-fitting or connection that conducts supply water or waste water nowadays screws together.

    Farm Mechanics

    Herbert A. Shearer