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a joint or connector, as an elbow, union, or tee, used in a pipe system.
the work performed by a pipe fitter.
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British Dictionary definitions for pipe fitting
/ (ˈpaɪpˌfɪtɪŋ) /
- the act or process of bending, cutting to length, and joining pipes
- the branch of plumbing involving this
the threaded gland nuts, unions, adaptors, etc, used for joining pipes
Derived forms of pipefittingpipefitter, noun
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