HyperDic: tubing

English > 1 sense of the word tubing:
NOUNartifacttubing, tubeconduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids / liquids or gases
tubing > pronunciation
Soundstuw'bihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > tubing: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
Meaningconduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids / liquids or gases.
Synonymtube
Narrowerbarrel, gun barrelA tube through which a bullet travels when a gun is fired
blowgun, blowpipe, blowtube, blow tubeA tube through which darts can be shot by blowing / blowing
blowtube, blow tube, blowpipeA tube that directs air or gas into a flame to concentrate heat
cannulaA small flexible tube inserted into a body cavity for draining off fluid or introducing medication
capillary, capillary tube, capillary tubingA tube of small internal diameter
catheterA thin flexible tube inserted into the body to permit introduction or withdrawal of fluids or to keep the passageway open
cigarette holderA tube that holds a cigarette while it is being smoked
coiltubing that is wound in a spiral
column, chromatography columnA vertical glass tube used in column chromatography
draintube inserted into a body cavity (as during surgery) to remove unwanted material
hose, hosepipeA flexible pipe for conveying a liquid / liquid or gas
inner tubeAn inflatable rubber / rubber tube that fits inside the casing of a pneumatic tire
mouthpieceThe tube of a pipe or cigarette holder that a smoker holds in the mouth
pea shooterA straight narrow tube through which pellets (as dried peas) can be blown at a target
pipe, pipage, pipingA long tube made of metal or plastic that is used to carry water or oil or gas etc.
pipe, tobacco pipeA tube with a small bowl at one end
silencershort tube attached to the muzzle of a gun that deadens the sound of firing
siphon, syphonA tube running from the liquid / liquid in a vessel to a lower level outside the vessel so that atmospheric pressure forces the liquid / liquid through the tube
speaking tubeA tube for conveying the sound of a voice from one room to another
stemThe tube of a tobacco pipe
stentA slender tube inserted inside a tubular body part (as a blood vessel) to provide support during and after surgical anastomosis
straw, drinking strawA thin paper or plastic tube used to suck liquids / liquids into the mouth
test tubeglass tube closed at one end
torpedo tubeA tube near the waterline of a vessel through which a torpedo is fired
venturiA tube with a constriction
well point, wellpointA perforated tube driven into the ground to collect water from the surrounding area
BroaderconduitA passage (a pipe or tunnel) through which water or electric wires can pass
Spanishcanal, caño, tubería, tubo
Catalancanó, tub
Verbstubeconvey in a tube

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