history an annual record of the accounts of a sheriff or other minister of the crown kept at the British Exchequer from the 12th to the 19th centuriesAlso called: the Great Roll of the Exchequer
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- pipe jacking,
- pipe major,
- pipe of peace,
- pipe organ,
- pipe rack,
- pipe snake,
- pipe up,
- pipe vine,
- pipe wrench,
Word Origin for pipe roll
C17: from pipe 1 and roll; perhaps from documents being rolled into a pipe shape
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